HILL & MOORLAND

TRAINING

hill & moorland leader training course based in north wales

Ideal for anyone who wishes to leads groups on day walks in across some of the UK’s best countryside, this is your 1st step to becoming a Hill and Moorland Leader.

THE 

DETAILS

COURSE DATES

These are arranged on aindividual basis with a minimum of 4 persons attending. Please contact me direct for further information.

2020

COST

£175 per person

(this is a non-residential course)

3 days

Ratio 1:6

(Mountain Training Cymru Provider No. 10003)

WHAT DOES THE COURSE COVER?

The Hill & Moorland Leader Syllabus is delivered over 3 days in North Wales practically on the hill each day. The course is designed to demonstrate your responsibilities to the group and how to competently and effectively keep them safe, whilst giving them a superb day out!

 

This is a sample programme and is subject to  change based on weather.

The next stage is now to go and explore new hills and moorland areas and put all these new skills into practise before you return for your assessment at some point in the future. Mountain Training recommend that it’s no earlier than 3 months, many people use it as an excuse for lots of adventures!

HOW TO BOOK

It's simple!

Complete the online booking form and pay a deposit

 

Make sure you check out the terms and conditions

Full payment details are on the booking form

You will receive confirmation of your booking, payment received and final details.

WHERE DO WE MEET?

We will normally meet you in Capel Curig at 0900, we will confirm the time and place when you reserve your place.

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

All instruction by an approved Mountain Training provider.

 

WHAT"S NOT INCLUDED

Accommodation

Food

Personal Insurance

Personal equipment

 

BOOKING?

You will need to complete a booking form and full payment will need to be made at the time of booking.

OTHER QUESTIONS

If you have other questions that you haven’t been able to find the answer to on my website, then just drop me a line at ppmountaineering@me.com

WHERE CAN I STAY?

There is a full range of accommodation options in Snowdonia to suit every budget and taste. The ones suggested below operate independently from Paul Poole Mountaineering.

HOSTELS

PLAS CURIG

snowdoniahostel.co.uk

01690720225

ST CURIGS CHURCH

stcurigschurch.com

07980 619139

 

GUEST HOUSE / INN

GWESTY PLAS COCH

plascochsnowdonia.co.uk

01286 872122

TYN Y COED 

tyn-y-coed.co.uk

01690 720331

 

CAMPSITES

GWERN GOF ISAF

gwerngofisaf.co.uk

01690 720276

 

GWERN GOF UCHAF

tryfanwales.co.uk

01690 720294

 

BRYN TYRCH FARM

heartofsnowdonia.co.uk

01690 720414 

DOLGAM 

dolgam-snowdonia.co.uk

01690 720228

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS...

DO I NEED PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE?

  • You must be at least 18 years old

  • You should have at least a year’s worth of experience of hill walking

  • You should have an interest in leading groups in the hills

  • You must be registered on the Hill and Moorland Leader scheme

  • You must have recorded a minimum of 20 Quality Hillwalking Days on appropriate terrain, ideally on the Digital Logbook which can have taken place at any point (pre- or post-registration)

  • You must be a member of a Mountaineering Council (the British Mountaineering Council, Mountaineering Council of Scotland or Mountaineering Ireland)

 

WHO WILL RUN MY COURSE?

All courses are run by myself, occasionally if I have to use another Instructor then I will inform you of that. I don’t use instructors unknown to me or who aren’t close friends. The small team that I use are equally as qualified, experienced and keen to share their enthusiasm of the mountains in a relaxed and safe manner.

 

WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?

You should ensure you are appropriately equipped to spend a couple of days walking.

I will send you a detailed kit list when you confirm your place.

QUESTIONS

Still have a question? Check out the most common FAQ's here or please do CONTACT ME

CONDITIONS OF BOOKING

Ensure you have a read of our Conditions of Booking before you book your place 

WHATS NEW?

Find out what's been happening on the hill this week as well as any last minute availabilty

WHERE NEXT?

Hill & moorland Leader Courses with Paul Poole Mountaineering

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Hill & Moorland Leader Assessment in North Wales

Expedition Skills with Paul Poole Mountaineering

EXPEDITION SKILLS

Expedition Skills course based in Snowdonia

SPA Reassessment with Paul Poole

REASSESSMENTS

Hill & Moorland Re-assessments in Snowdonia

LLANBERIS, SNOWDONIA

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