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Do you want to take people walking in the hills? Then this is the course for you. The Hill and Moorland Leader Award is ideal for: D of E Instructors, walking group organisers, or if you just want to share the wonderful wild places of the UK with others.
This course is run in conjunction with approved Mountain Training provider Bryn Williams, MIC. Bryn is the current Mountain Training Wales executive officer and has years of experience in the outdoors. Bryn holds the Mountaineering Instructor Certificate, which is the highest award for taking people into the mountain in summer and winter conditions.
First you need to register with Mountain Training and create an account on the Mountain Training database (CMS). Then there are a few prerequisites :
Training, HML (Hill and Moorland Leader) training lasts for 3 days. You will learn new skills, make friends with other trainee HML Leaders, and most importantly have a great 3 days in the Hills.
The period between training and assessment varies in length for each person and is an opportunity to develop your skills, paying particular attention to any weaknesses identified during the training course.
Assessment, everyone is different and will be ready for this in their own time. The key to a good assessment is to view it as another learning opportunity and make sure you are well prepared:
After this you can share your passion for the hills with others, for more information and downloads visit the Mountain Training website.
We are running training on the 25th-27th May 2018 in the Clwydian range, this area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) is a fantastic environment to hone your skills with fantastic hills and moorland all just an hour or two from Birmingham, Liverpool, and Chester.
For more information on the area, visit www.clwydianrangeanddeevalleyaonb.org.uk . Heres a little video of just one of the many hills.
All the details along with a kit list will be sent upon booking, click for full T & C’s .
Fill in our booking form and then pay either the full amount or a 20% deposit (full amount due 6 weeks before the start date of the course) using our secure paypal link below or you can make a bank transfer (details sent on booking :