We'll get you ready for your assessment on this two-day Mountain Leader refresher course. You'll be able to cover anything you want to brush up on. The focus is usually on Navigation, steep ground leadership, environment and ropework but, every course is different! We will chat with you about what you’ve done so far, and what you need to work on, and go from there!
- You'll leave with a clearer idea of what you need to do before assessment. - You’ll gain experience under the guidance of our highly experienced instructors, who have years of experience on the Mountain Leader course. - You’ll have two practical days of learning, tailored to you.
* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.
What to Expect
You're in control of the itinerary to ensure we cover the areas you need for assessment, but normally will focus on navigation, steep ground leadership, environment and ropework.
You have completed your Mountain Leader Training and be working through your action plan towards assessment.
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. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.
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.