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BMC Student Safety & Good Practice Seminar 2017

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Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig, Gwynedd, LL24 0ET [View in google maps]
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The BMC Student Safety and Good Practice Seminar is a must if you're involved in running a student climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club, and will be held at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 October 2017.

This event gives university club members the opportunity to improve their club practices and ensure safer enjoyment of our cliffs and mountains.  The weekend comprises a mixture of lectures, discussions and practical workshops.

- Risk with responsibility
- Mountain navigation
- Scrambling
- Single and multi-pitch rock climbing
- Winter and alpine mountaineering
- Maintenance & care of pooled equipment
- Legal perspective on club liabilities
- Club transport
- Incident management and first aid
- Clubs and student union policy

The seminar fee is £50 per person for members of BMC affiliated clubs and £70 per person for members of non BMC affiliated clubs.  Fee includes workshops and refreshments on both days, lunch on Saturday and free use of the climbing wall. Payment will be taken upon booking. 

For more information, visit the BMC website

If you have an appropriate mountaineering qualification (MIA, MIC, SPA, Summer/Winter ML) and fancy volunteering to help out at the Seminar then email James McHaffie.

Created by Tony Ryan on 04/09/2017 16:41:11
Last Amended by Tony Ryan on 04/09/2017 16:49:23