Date(s) - 04/04/2020 - 11/04/2020
This course is open to CFAV’s and cadets aged 16+ from the ACF and CCF as indicated. ATC and SCC CFAV only bids are welcome on a fill up basis.
Some previous skiing experience is essential (SF1/NSF1 or strong equivalent experience).
The course will be based in Hovden, Norway. We will be using a combination of a fully catered hotel for 3-days and DNT mountain huts for the 3-day expedition. Included is transport to and from the UK, in country travel, accommodation, instruction, equipment hire and insurance.
This course aims to complete the JSAT Nordic Ski Foundation 2 (NSF2) award. This will be a first for CCAT. The initial 3-days will focus on refresher training on Nordic skiing. We will then complete a 3-day self-sufficient ski tour using DNT mountain huts that are equipped with a self-catering facility. You will be involved in the route planning and navigation of the ski tour under the guidance of 2 qualified Nordic Ski Tour Leaders. This will be an exciting and challenging course. There are a maximum of 8 x course vacancies. Applicants will be vetted for suitability based on experience.