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February 7, 2019

Recently I was asked by Bex Band (www.theordinaryadventurer.comto write a little about the Mountain Leader assessment process as she was collating a few thoughts from Providers to share with the wider community. Again, I hope this settles some nerves.......

September 28, 2017

It’s simple…you don’t have to! For folk who find themselves on the pathway of gaining a National Qualification for walking or climbing, there are a number of Associations that may appeal to them, but it’s not a compulsory option. Indeed it’s worth chatting around to fu...

June 8, 2017

“The anticipation of my ML assessment was worse than an OFSTED inspection”

Now I’ve never been through an OFSTED, but I have seen the stresses involved with Viv when she was teaching and being inspected by ESTYN on several occasions, so I have a gauge. This was one of t...

April 13, 2017

Even further reading for those preparing for their SPA assessment in the near future. Martin Wall completed his SPA and is working towards registering for his MIA.

Following attending my SPA training course:

I spent as much time as possible lead climbing outside, making...

March 29, 2017

So to continue the advice from folk who have completed their Awards recently, this mini series will focus on the Single Pitch Award. First up is Simon who has completed his assessment and recently gone onto to attend the Mountain Instructor Award Training....


March 20, 2017

So Branwen who gained her ML a few years ago has drawn and written her advice for folk who are completing their Mountain Leader assessment in the near future. This is the last in this series, some SPA advice will be coming soon........

February 6, 2017

Advice of preparing for you Mountain Leader Assessment

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