Here you’ll find information on my caver training services and the LCMLA and CIC schemes, including useful details and downloads.
There is also information about the technical services that I can provide.
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- Holder of the British Caving Association Cave Instructor Certificate (CIC), including the Mines Endorsement.
- Trainer/Assessor for the Local Cave & Mine Leader Award (LCMLA) scheme & CIC Module 4 (mine).
- Qualified to work in any cave or inspected mine within the United Kingdom.
- Certified PPE, Wire Rope and Anchor inspector.
- Freelance multi-discipline instructor.
- Provider of skills training, course direction, group leadership, novice sessions and technical advice services to the public and the outdoor industry.
I am a full time outdoor instructor, operating all around the UK with some of the top outdoor education and adventure providers. I also run a small, multi activity outdoor brand called Peak Instruction which is staffed by myself and a selection of hand picked associates.
I currently hold the following volunteer positions in my spare time:
- Chairman of the Darkside Caving & Mining Club
- Chairman of the Peak Instructed Caving Affiliation (PICA)
- Projects Officer for the Derbyshire Caving Association
- Team Leader in Derbyshire Cave Rescue Organisation