Pete Knight – training & technical services

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.
Use the menu to browse the site or get in touch with me direct to discuss anything related to caver training or general technical services.

About Me

  • 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 Technical Speleological Group (TSG)
  • Projects Officer for the Derbyshire Caving Association
  • Team Leader in Derbyshire Cave Rescue Organisation

Training & Technical Services