Mountain Assessor Training Workshop
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 8 People to 1 instructor

Mountain Assessor Training Workshop

  • Hike
  • Mountain Training Award
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Assessing can be a very rewarding experience when done well

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

• You'll be better equipped to make assessment decisions. | • The course will provide you with a range of delivery styles to ensure you get the best out of the candidates being assessed.| • You'll have a mix of practical and classroom learning over two da


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect

You'll spend day one covering the theory of the assessment process, assessing styles, feedback styles and issues before preparing for day two's practical assessment of mock students with real feedback. We'll spend some time at the end of the course reflecting on your practical exercise and summarising the key aspects of the course.

Experience Required

You'll benefit if you have some training or even assessment experience on hill walking or rock climbing schemes such as those run by Mountain Training, Scouting and Guiding.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

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