Base camp is what the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute’s basic course is all about. The next five days were scheduled for Rock Craft at Tekhla, NIM’s Rock Climbing area. The basic course (28 days) in India is conducted by 4 institutes, though the best two are HMI and Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM). Hi All,I am planning to take a 28 days Basic Mountaineering Courses at the National Institute of Mountaineering Uttarkashi statrting somewhere in March.Something abt the institute ; "NIM has completed 40 years of existence. I stopped, told them I’ll follow. Registration was done. And I guess I didn’t want to leave anymore. Though, the extremely tall artificial climbing wall in the middle of the ground raised several doubts, ‘Success lies in courage’, and other such inspirational quotes written all over the campus gave enough encouragement, and made me think this should be doable. I find it is easier that way. It was like being back to school. The common goal for which all of us were there and the knowledge of spending the remaining 27 days together helped in easy conversations. After an arduous 5 days trek, when you finally arrive at base camp which is at 14600 ft, its go time. There were lectures, lectures, and more lectures. Okay, Snehal. Today was the day for hill climbing, with the loaded rucksack. Data Science Nigeria, in partnership with the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), presents a course on People Analytics: Data-driven approach to managing people at work. We were divided into different groups (read ropes) on the basis of our states. Once the bag is packed, it should be able to stand straight without any support, and not fall. I love to be in mountains. The training area covered is almost ten Himalayan Valleys and twenty glaciers in some of the most spectacular ranges in the world. Nehru Institiute of Mountaineering (NIM) is a premier mountaineering institute working under the aegis of Ministry of Defence, Govt of Uttarakhand and located in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. If you're reading through this, it's only because the outdoor life is a living, breathing aspiration for you. Basic Mountaineering Course Ser No 337, 338 and Advance Mountaineering Courses Ser No 188 scheduled to be commenced from 01 Apr to 28 Apr 2020 and 03 May to 30 May 2020 has been cancelled due to spread of Corona Virus globally as notified in our notice dated 16 Mar 2020. It began with excitement, but midway, I felt I won’t be able to do it. Day 4 onwards, we used to trek to Tekla (Nehru Institute of Mountaineering‘s rock climbing area, about 9 kms from NIM) every morning carrying a 15-20 kg rucksack on our backs.During this course of 9 km, we used to run for about a km or two. Despite the tiredness of the journey, the first site of the institute woke up the sleeping butterflies in my stomach. No part of this site may be reproduced without our written permission. It was an uneven terrain. Whitney, Longs Peak, Mt. Do mountains call me? The Jawahar Institute of Mountaineering and Winter Sports (JIM&WS) was established at Aru (Pahalgam),Jammu & Kashmir in 25 October 1983.The Institute is a Registered Body under the J&K Society Registration Act VI of Samvat 1998 (1941 AD). Hi Everyone, My name is Ridhika. I did the Basic Mountaineering Course of 26 Days in Uttarkashi (Uttaranchal) from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in 2006 (Batch 191). I love to be in mountains. First comes strength, both mental and physical. I was so happy. After completing Basic Mountaineering Course from HMI, Darjeeling in 2009; whenever I thought of doing Advance Mountaineering Course it was always difficult to squeeze out one month time from job… When I got to know about the BMC at DMAS (now ABVIMAS) long-long back, just like you, I too wanted to do it but had many questions in my mind. All I had was this firm decision – I want to do this. we use cookies to improve your experience on our website. Basic Mountaineering Course, as the name suggests, teaches you the basics of mountaineering. Will I be able to? -107; basic mountaineering course sr no. Training Mountaineers has always been raisen d'etre of this Institute. Every morning we would trek for 11 km to Dekhla with our equipment which weighs about 20kg. This was done, and we were sad. Adams, Mont Blanc, or advanced multi day backpacking trips with elevation gain. Whatever little time we had, everyone used to rest in their rooms. Introductions, food and other trivia were shared. I love mountains. At the National Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports (NIMAS), our job is to get you closer to that dream of yours, making it a possibility through extensive theoretical and practical training. We had very little time between lectures. They kept telling me "keep walking", "keep your mouth closed" breathe from your nose" and other such tips, and I kept climbing. Doon was dull and hot, and the only thing to enjoy there was paranthas and Maggi on the Mussorie road. Although one of the youngest Institute of India, it has today striven forth to become India's 'sheet anchor ' in the field of mountaineering. 071-SQIE (WIN) Basic Military Mountaineer Winter Course. To climb. In these five days, we learnt all about bouldering, rock climbing, anchoring and belaying, long pitch and chimney climbing. At that time, I didn’t know nor I did I think that this course is all about taking you out of your comfort zone completely, like completely. I wanted to be slow, and not continue with my rope members. I will be in India for the next 6 months, starting in November. Info COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page.