Local Cave Leader (LCL) Level 1
The LCL scheme is managed by the British Caving Association and provides an award recognising the competence of those wishing to take responsibility for others underground, for the benefit of employers or others in authority.
A two day training course looking at party management, cave development processes, weather, risk assessments, basic ropework, emergency procedures, conservation and access in a horizontal system.
Local Cave Leader (LCL) Level 2
Following on from the Level 1 which is based in horizontal systems this is a two day training course looking at vertical skills for personal SRT progression and ladder/lifeline and abseil progression for group members. Party management, vertical techniques, rescues.