BMC Members Courses – Overview
The BMC (British Mountaineering Council) and AMI (Association of Mountaineering Instructors) have teamed up to offer a series of one day, skills training courses to help BMC members become more independent walkers, climbers and scramblers.
Beyond the Edge have been chosen to run these courses for the BMC in the Peak District and Yorkshire areas.
Beyond the Edge are one of the most experienced providers of mountain training courses in the UK and offer low ratios and a very high standard of safety, care and enjoyment. This, coupled with our very experienced and relaxed instructors means you are sure to have an unforgettable experience.
The range of courses with pricing exclusively for BMC members is below. Proof of membership is required on booking.
A series of free workshops to help address skill fade. Workshops are Navigation refresher, Building bombproof belays and Self & improvised rescue
A one-day workshop looking at good practice in placing gear, building belays and the different ways to equalise belays.
A one day workshop recapping good practice in placing gear, building and equalising belays. Then further skills like abseiling into routes and prussicing, protecting your second and retreating from routes.
A one day workshop looking at leading sports climbs outside. We look at safety equipment, safe techniques for threading anchors, stripping routes and dealing with routes you can’t get up. If appropriate you may get on the sharp end during the day.
A one-day course introducing the basics of navigation and safety when walking in the mountain environment.
A one day course developing your navigational skills and including techniques for navigation in poor visibility.