Training Courses – Alpine & UK

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 – SUMMER 2017

July: 16 – 22:  AV-A Alpine Skills Course, Braunschweiger Hütte, Ötztaler Alps

More details to follow.

July: 23 – 29: AV-A Alpine Skills Improver and Refresher Course, Jamtal Hütte, Silvretta

More details to follow.

August: 6 – 12: AV-A Introduction to Alpine Rock Climbing, Muttekopfhütte, Lechtaler Alps

More details to follow.

August: 13 – 19: AV-A Introduction to Klettersteige, Gasthof Rechenhof, Innsbruck

More details to follow. Click for article on AV-A Basic Klettersteige, Via ferrata 2016 by David Symonds

ALPINE COURSES – WINTER 2018

Details will follow for new courses when available.

 


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.

June: 17 – 21 Sunday – Thursday: Übungsleiter Bergwandern

 


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 08 March 2017]

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2017 Membership is valid from midnight (UK time) on the day of processing up to 31 Jan 2018.

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