SUMMER MOUNTAIN LEADER TRAINING
6 DAYS | RATIO 1:6 | FROM £375
The Summer Mountain Leader Scheme is designed for people who would like to lead others through the hills and mountains of the UK and Ireland. The scheme will give you all the knowledge and skills needed to become a confident and professional outdoor Mountain Leader.
Mick is a Course Director for Mountain Training and works very closely with Leading Edge in Snowdonia for who he is a director for and these courses are run through them.
Leading Edge courses are run in a relaxed and friendly manner and they strive to make your course as informative as possible.
IS IT FOR ME?
Are you someone who has an interest in leading and inspiring others in the hills or mountains of the uk and Ireland or looking to make the outdoors your career, if so then this is the course for you.
PLEASE CONTACT US FOR COURSE DATES.
You must be at least 18 years old to attend the Summer Mountain Leader Scheme with Leading Edge. You should also have at least a year’s worth of experience of mountain walking, have logged 20 mountain days and have an interest in leading groups in the mountains. You must be a member of a mountaineering council: BMC, Mountaineering Scotland or Mountaineering Ireland (you can join one when you register if you’re not already a member) Before you book onto a Leading Edge Summer Mountain Leader Training, please make sure you have registered on the scheme with Mountain Training
Over the six day training course we would typically cover
Access and the environment
Hazards and emergency procedures (including steep ground and rivers)
WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?
You will need equipment to allow you to operate in the hills safely and spend one night out wild camping.
WE WILL SEND OUT A COMPREHENSIVE KIT LIST UPON BOOKING.