The National Indoor Climbing Achievement Scheme (NICAS) is a UK wide scheme designed to promote climbing development and accredit individual achievement on artificial climbing structures. It can be used as a starting point for people wishing to take up climbing and mountaineering. It is open to all candidates aged 7 and upwards.
The Mountaineering Instructor Certificate is a national qualification for people wishing to instruct all aspects of climbing, scrambling and mountaineering in both summer and winter. Register for the MIC at mltuk.org