For your comfort and safety it is important candidates bring to the
course all equipment items listed below.
Where you see a * equipment is provided by climbmts. However, if you
have all the equipment listed with a * then please bring it with you.
We encourage candidates to use their own kit.
season hillwalking boots and gaiters
to 50 litre rucksack compression strap style with waterproof liner,
recommend lightweight dry bags
either flask or water bottle / bladder
Maps 1 50:000 sheet 42 & 51
recommend Silva type 4
first aid kit
torch recommend Petzl XP 50 type
note pad, recommend (rite in the rain, all
weather note book) www.RiteintheRain.com
trousers and jacket
at least two pairs, one spare
hat, at least two
cap, sunglasses, sun cream
SML candidate logbook
With practise all items will fit into a 50 litre alpiniste style
compression strap rucksack.
You may have items you want to bring with you which are not listed
above, if in doubt please bring with you.
Your course is completely self-catering. Please ensure you have enough
food to cater for your needs for the entire 3-day course, including
the overnight camp.
Please remember to bring a dish towel, bath towel, wash kit and personal
clothing for wearing indoors; especially soft shoes for travelling.