Summer Mountaineering And Climbing Instructor Assessment Preparation Day - Mountaineering
This is a refresher course for aspiring Mountaineering and Climbing Instructors with a focus on the Mountaineering Day including decision making and judgements in irregular mountainous terrain. The use of a shortened rope to safeguard others will be covered too.
You'll be much more confident in your abilities to look after people in mountainous terrain.
* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.
What to Expect
We'll plan an itinerary to suit your needs after an initial chat about which aspects you're finding difficult, or want to brush up on.
You must have completed Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor 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.
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 can also a arrange station pick up & drop off if you're travelling by train.