Training Courses

Alpine Mountaineering Courses in Austria

These training courses are in most cases provided by the OeAV Alpenverein-Akademie or by trained instructors, not by the Club itself.  They are aimed at English-speaking participants.


AV-A Tour Leader Training and Assessment Courses planned for 2014


Jun 29 – Jul 4

Übungsleiter Hochtouren: 6 places available at the Sulzenauhütte, Stubaier Alpen. For those interested in leading tours over high peaks and across glaciated terrain.


Übungsleiter course will be FREE at the point of delivery except for incidental costs for snacks and beverages. Candidates must meet several requirements relating to skill and experience (details will be available from the AAC(UK) Office). Candidates must also agree to lead a multi-day tour ideally within Austria within two years of attendance. More information will be available in due course. To discuss the courses, contact Allan Hartley


UK Training Courses 2014


Apr tbc Introduction to scrambling

Likely to be in the Lake District. Contact Allan Hartley, UK Training rep.


Possible UK training courses


These courses are only available to current members of AAC(UK).

Rescue and Emergency Care – First Aid / Introduction to Scrambling / Introduction to Rock Climbing / Emergency Procedures for Rock Climbers / Navigation Essentials / More Navigation / Navigation by GPS  

[Updated 7 April 2014]

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