The alpine courses are organised for English speaking participants by the Alpenverein-Akademie, which is based at the Alpenvereinshaus, Innsbruck. For details of how to apply for these courses, and of the grants that are available to AAC(UK) members, please see the Alpenverein-Akademie Training Course page in the Members’ Area.
ALPINE COURSES – WINTER 2017
February 19 – 25: AV-A Basic Ski Touring Training, Heidelberger Hütte, Silvretta
March 5 – 11: AV-A Ski Touring Day Tours with Instruction, Almi’s Berghotel, Obernberg, Brenner
Alpenverein-Akademie Tour Leader Training and Assessment Courses – 2017 – Austria
Übungsleiter FREE courses are organised by the Alpenverein-Akademie to train people who wish to organise and lead tours on a voluntary basis. Candidates must meet several requirements relating to skill and experience. Members willing to volunteer to lead a multi-day tour for their section, ideally in Austria, within two years of attendance, may be nominated by their section as a Tourenführer-Anwärter (Aspirant Tour Leader) and then be eligible for a place on an appropriate Übungsleiter course, subsidised by the section and the ÖAV.
UK TRAINING EVENTS AND COURSES
These courses are only available to current members of AAC(UK).
Planned training events and courses are listed below. Training in other skills and techniques can be organized if there are sufficient indications of interest.
For more details apply for membership and get access to the Members Only Area.
FUTURE EVENTS PENDING. DETAILS WILL FOLLOW SOON
[Updated 21 February 2017]