Local Cave Leader – Level 1

This award is for those who wish to lead groups into non vertical caves. Candidates will cover a range of topics including group management, safety kit, emergency scenarios, hand lines and weather.

The 2 day course will provide candidates the skills to lead trips in to non vertical caves, Once candidates have completed the training, the examiner will give feedback and identify areas to improve. Logbook experience with groups and personal trips after the training is essential.

Closed courses can be run for groups of 4 or more for training and assessments can be arranged up on request.

Please contact the office for more details.

What you should know

Name: (LCMLA) Local Cave Leader – Level 1

Purpose: Training and assessment courses for those who wish to lead trips into non vertical caves.

Prerequisites: Check with relevant national governing body.

BCA – British Caving Association

Venues: Extensive systems will be visited as well as smaller caves suitable for group use.