Date(s) - 06/02/2016 - 13/02/2016
Kvitavatn Fjellstoge, Norway
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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.
This 6-day course is designed to teach students the basics of Nordic skiing on high-level terrain, 4-days, with the specific aim of completing an overnight self-supported ski tour staying in a mountain hut at the end of the course. The course content includes clothing and equipment and winter mountain hazards.
The course will be based in a fully catered mountain hotel situated on a plateau above Rjukan in Norway. This particular skiing area is famously known for the heroes of Telemark.
Some previous skiing experience is desirable (SF1 standard) but not essential as this course is primarily aimed at novices.
The personnel contribution for these courses is £450, this includes transport to and from the UK, in country travel, accommodation on a full board basis, instruction, equipment hire and insurance.
Bids must be placed through WESTMINSTER and will not be accepted until a 50% (£225) deposit is received. Personal contributions will not be refunded for any cancellations received less than 7 days prior to the course commencing. All administration costs will be deducted from personal contributions prior to any refund being issued. This could be as much as £150.
There will be 10 vacancies on this course.