Mountain Skills Assessment

21 January
Mountain Skills training courses provides a general introduction to hillwalking and the basics in mountain navigation throughout Ireland. Mountain Skills teaches the necessary skills in mountain safety, navigation techniques, knowledge of hazards and personal equipment.

Mountain Skills Assessment provides the opportunity for clients to test their skills in mountaineering and navigation skills. The assessment is run over 2 days and consists of a written paper and a practical assessment, including night navigation. Instructor ratio is 1:4.
Areas Assessed

Taking and Walking on Bearings
Measuring Distance
Night Navigation
Movement on Steep Ground
Pacing and Time
Mountain Hazards

Mountain Skills Assessment is a Mountaineering Ireland approved training course.

The price for this course includes all instruction. Food and accommodation are not included. Accommodation can be provided on request.


A detailed equipment list will be provided upon booking.

Provider: Xplore Outdoors

Location: Mourne Mountains

Steve: 07773359773
NB. This map is based on the postcode and so may not reflect the exact location.


From £120.00

The nearest Tourist Information Centre is:

Newcastle Visitor Information Centre
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