Professional Training

Here at Mountain Yak we offer a select number of courses for mountain professionals, whether you’re looking to become a Leader or want to hone your skills and gain CPD points. Here are our courses:

Lowland Leader Award

IMG_20171212_161908The Lowland Leader Award has been designed for people who wish to lead groups on day walks in lowland countryside and woodland, in summer conditions. The majority of the UK and Ireland is made up of this type of terrain so you’ll never be short of places to go walking.

Hill and Moorland Leader Award

2014_1122_22374800Do 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….

Expedition Leader Pack Animal Welfare CPD Day

2017_0713_17444300Mountain Yak have teamed up with The Donkey Sanctuary to bring you this CPD day (1 point) at their site based in the Peak District.

50% of the proceeds will be donated to the ongoing work of The Donkey Sanctuary, with the rest used to cover expenses only. This is a great opportunity to promote Animal Welfare within the industry, network with other leaders and gain 1 CPD point