Adult Qualification Courses

Countryside Leaders Award


The Countryside Leader Award (CLA) is for adults who wish to lead walks and camping expeditions in non-remote, lowland countryside.

Many types of walk and camping trip fall within the scope of the CLA. If you would like to use it for DofE expeditions, the scope corresponds with the recommended bronze and silver expedition terrain.

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Outdoor First Aid


Outdoor First Aid

A two day (16 hour) activity First Aid course that meets the requirements for most National Governing Body Awards.

Certificated by Qualsafe Awards.

Lowland Leader Award


This is a recently introduced award  by Mountain Leader Training. It covers the requirements to lead day walks in Lowland Countryside. This would be an ideal award for those leading rambling groups, health walks or introducing groups to walking. There is a follow up module that deals with overnight expeditions.



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