Every year the Rucksack Club runs a series of lectures and training events to help members new and old learn and develop a variety of skills important for safety in the mountains.

These events usually include:

There are usually some additional lectures and events which vary from year to year. In recent years we have also had lectures from Tayside Mountain Rescue, and scottish climber Dave MacLeod, plus an extra lecture on Safety and Skills from the MCoS.

For details of the above events, and others, visit the Lectures and Training page.

Stuff to Read

The following pages provide important information about some of these mountain skills: