Date(s) - 24/05/2019 - 26/05/2019
Capel Curig Training Camp
Course Content. This weekend is a unique opportunity for CFAVs & Senior Cadets 16+ to complete the Mountain Training (MT) rock skills introduction to lead climbing. The minimum pre-course requirements are completion of the CCAT Intermediate Rock Climbing (IRC). Candidates will be taught the fundamental of traditional lead climbing on outdoor single pitch crags that include: background knowledge and planning, climbing skills, equipment and footwear, technical skills, environmental knowledge, hazards and emergency procedures.
If candidates wish to complete the course accredited by Mountain Training they will need to have registered for the award through the Mountain Training Candidate Management System (CMS) which is free for under 18’s and £20.00 for adults. You must complete the candidate online personal DLog. You will be required to provide your MT candidate number on the CCAT application form.
Registering with Mountain Training is not mandatory to attend this course.
CCAT Application Process:
A CCAT course application is available on WESTMINSTER and the CCAT website
www.armycadetadventure.co.uk The course fee is £40.00.
An electronic course application needs to be placed onto WESTMINSTER by your ACF/CCF unit.
The CCAT course application form needs to be completed in full, legible signed and authorised by your unit ACF/CCF. The course application needs to be sent to HQ CCAT, Capel Curig, by post or email with the course fee (cheque made payable to CCAT or BACs). Ensure the name of the student and course is written on the back of the cheque or included in the BACs payment reference. The closing date for applications to be received is Fri 10 May 19.