Mountaineering Instructor Award Assessment
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 2 People to 1 instructor

Mountaineering Instructor Award Assessment

  • Climb
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain Training Award
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Overview

You'll be assessed on all aspects of rock climbing and mountaineering in summer conditions, in the UK and Ireland over five days. You'll need to demonstrate the skills, judgement and decision making covered in the Mountaineering Instructor Award Syllabus to a team of assessors.

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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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The Objectives

To be successful, you'll demonstrate that you have the skills, judgement and decision making covered in the Mountaineering Instructor Award Syllabus.

Itinerary

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

The five day programme will be arranged to take account of weather and other considerations, in such a way as to satisfy the spirit and detail of the Mountaineering Instructor Award syllabus.


Generally the course is run on the following lines

Day One: Taking People Climbing

Day One Evening: Theory Paper

Day Two:Problem solving and improvised rescue

Day Two evening: Presentation

Day Three: Mountaineering Day

Day Four: Teaching Climbing

Day Five: Navigation

Experience Required

Prior to booking the assessment, you must have;

  • Attended a Mountaineering Instructor Award training course
  • Be familiar with the syllabus Logged a minimum of 20 multi pitch climbs at VS 4c or above (since MIA training), a large proportion of which should be on mountain crags and major sea cliffs
  • Logged a minimum of 20 quality mountain days in sole charge of a group (since training)
  • Logged a minimum of 20 rock climbing teaching days with students (since training)
  • A reference from a referee
  • A valid first aid certificate.

This is just the beginning..

We want to help you to achieve your goals so comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and home-cooked food are part of the deal if you've booked accommodation with us - you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. We'll can also a arrange station pick up & drop off if you're travelling by train.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

Start your training

Length
5 Days
Start Date
20th May, 2019
Spaces left
2
Cost
£782
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8th July, 2019
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3
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5 Days
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19th August, 2019
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5
Cost
£782
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5 Days
Start Date
9th September, 2019
Spaces left
1
Cost
£782
Length
5 Days
Start Date
7th October, 2019
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Cost
£782
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Start Date
14th October, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£782
Length
5 Days
Start Date
28th October, 2019
Spaces left
5
Cost
£782
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