Technical Consultancy


I can provide Technical Consultancy and Advice  within the remit of my Professional Level qualifications (MIA and CIC including Mines Module) for the following activities


  • Rock Climbing - outdoor and on indoor and artificial structures

  • Abseiling - outdoor and on indoor and artificial structures

  • Gorge Scrambling

  • Mountain/Rock Scrambling

  • Hillwalking in uncomplicated terrain in summer conditions

  • Caving

  • Mine Exploration


Specifically my knowledge and experience covers

  • substantial experience in providing in-house staff training for large outdoor activity/training organisations,  particulary in relation to caving activities

  • support in drawing up risk assessment paperwork and operational procedures

  • preparation of site specific risk assessment  reports

  • support in obtaining AALA accreditation for work with young people

  • named Technical Advisor for several AALA acredited activity providers - caving and mine exploration

  • seven years managing the activity department of a busy outdoor centre