Course aims to introduce the caver to the more advanced cave where some
climbing may be necessary.
- The course is run
over one day.
- Personal Caving equipment
will not be supplied on the course.
Conservation: what is a cave and how to protect it and us
Figure of 8, Bowline, Italian hitch, etc.
Ladders, Ropes, Slings, Krabs, Belay equipment
Safety equipment, Equipment protection
The Course will include
a cave trip and allow the candidate an opportunity to apply what was learnt
during the mornings sessions.
It is designed to suit the basic level of recreational caver including,
club, college and university levels.
It is expected that the candidate has caved regularly and/or has attended
the SUI's 'Introduction to Caving Course'
This course is designed to introduce the candidate to safe practices and
techniques using ladders and lifelines and where to use each.
The candidate will be expected to bring his/her own personal caving equipment.
Ladders, Ropes etc., will be provided by the trainers.
All trainers will be to CL standard minimum and have caved well above this
Application can be made
directly to [email protected]