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Self Rescue 2 Course

Develop from our Self Rescue 1 course and progress into day 2. 

Day 2 of this course will be a scenarios day, where we are looking to perform rescues by utilising the skills learnt on day 1. 

The working knowledge we have developed will be put into practice - we are looking at what to do next and gain judgement towards selecting the appropriate techniques for the terrain and the situation. 

We will then look into more complex systems and emergency techniques such as:

  1. Counter balance abseils
  2. Abseiling with an injured climber
  3. Multi pitch descents with an injured climbers
  4. Traverse rescue scenarios when appropriate

This course is non-residential

The price of this course is inclusive of:

  1. A qualified Mountaineering Instructor affiliated with AMI
  2. Local & intimate knowledge of the venues
  3. Technical equipment 
  4. Professional coaching & instruction

What to bring

Waterproof Jacket

Waterproof Trousers

Fleece Layer

Spare Warm Top

Hat & Gloves

Boots/Approach Shoes 

Please bring your own rock shoes

30-40L Rucksack

Lunch & Snacks

1 litre water

Personal Medication


Equipment Provided:



Belay Plate

Nut Key

120cm Sling


Prior climbing experience such as: Be leading at VDiff/Severe or above - single pitch only leading is fine


We will send a full course itinerary on booking - please look out for our email

Group discount available

£380 per person

Mon 1st - Tue 2nd Aug
09:00 - 16:00 every day · 4 spaces left
Thu 8th - Fri 9th Sep
09:00 - 16:00 every day · 4 spaces left



Cancellation Policy


In the unlikely event we have to cancel, we will offer a full refund if an alternate date can't be offered.

We can also issue vouchers to be used on other events or sessions with us. 

If cancellation occurs within 30 days of the course or activity, we will retain 50% of the full price (your deposit).

If cancellation is within 14 days of the activity we will retain the full amount.

Winter course conditions: It may be necessary to change the outline of the courses to offer general mountaineering/mountain skills programmes with part refunds.


In the current COVID climate, here is our COVID stance and policy. 

Any booking that cannot go ahead due to Covid restrictions or national lockdowns will be given a full refund. 

In light of the successful vaccine roll out and easing of restrictions in England, we are not offering COVID refunds at this time. 

We take our health very seriously here at LDM, our instructors will wear face masks in close contact scenarios and we will regularly use hand sanitiser. Our instructors are double vaccinated and COVID aware, following all up to date information.

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Where we'll meet

The meeting location is decided on the day.

We like to use the Langdale or Borrowdale valleys, we will choose appropriate venues to maximise learning opportunities, this will be discussed on booking.

Lake District Mountaineering
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