• Plas y Brenin
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

  • All Skill Levels

Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

You can expect to cover

5 days mountain skills

6 days Mountain Leader Training

4 days consolidation without instruction

5 days further mountain skill and consolidation towards Mountain Leader Assessment

5 days' worth of credits for a Mountain Leader Assessment to be used within 12 months

Mentoring and action planning, the chance to observe Mountain Leader working, reviewing and selfreflection of individual learning

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

Single room accommodation, full board 7 days a week for the duration of the course. Instruction days, transport, kit hire, Mountain Leader summer Training. Your accommodation begins the evening before the course start date and your final night is the evening of the last day of the course. The price includes your assessment fee, to be completed within 12 months of the training.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
Course Schedule

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This course will help you become

A Summer Mountain Leader

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