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Cadet Courses

Candidates will spend five days learning and practicing skills in their chosen activity. All courses will be registered with the Joint Services Mountain Training Centre (JSMTC), and successful students will be awarded a full Proficiency (except rock climbing), which is a prerequisite for attendance on a training course for supervising others on the activity.

  • Summer Mountain Proficiency
  • Basic Rock Climbing Course
  • Kayak Foundation Course
  • Open Canoe Foundation Course (OFC)
  • BCU 3-Star Award
  • Caving Proficiency Course(CVP)
  • Duke Of Edinburgh`s Award Expeditions
  • Telecommunications

Weekend Courses.

If you wish to try an activity before attending a week long course, or you just fancy a weekend doing some Adventurous Training, you can attend a "Cadet Experience Weekend". You will be able to spend two full days on the activity of your choice being guided by qualified instructors, who will help you to improve your level of skill. Activities on offer :

  • Rock Climbing
  • Kayaking
  • Open Canoeing
  • Caving

You will need to be 15 years or older and be physically fit enough to spend two active days on your activity.