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Externally led

How to offer potholing using an external provider

2. Check if an AALA license is required


Yes an AALA licence is required.

3. Minimum qualification required by instructor


BCA Local Cave and Mine Leader (LCMLA) Level 1 or 2, or Cave Instructor Certificate (CIC) depending on the cave and techniques required, or the provider is Adventuremark Accredited. where Potholing falls outside the requirement to hold an AALA Licence (see point 3).

4. Check the provider has public liability insurance


5. Check if further insurance is required


No further insurance is not required.

6. Check if HQ needs notifying


No you do not need to contact HQ about this activity.

7. Put an InTouch system in place

8. Obtain approval for the activity

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