Hill and Moorland Leader and Lowland Leader

We provide Hill & Moorland Leader courses for leading groups on hills and moorland and the new Lowland Leader for leading groups in woodland and lowland countryside both in summer conditions. Note the Walking Group Leader (WGL) will be renamed Hill and Moorland Leader from spring 2014.

WGL / Hill and Moorland Training

Our training courses use the foothills and valleys of Snowdonia to cover all aspects of the syllabus.

Training Dates:

Dates TBC

Costs:

£185 non residential
£215 residential 

WGL / Hill and Moorland Assessment

We have a friendly and supportive atmosphere on our assessment courses so that you can perform to your full potential. Our intricate knowledge of the syllabus and experience allows us to assess in a fair and relaxing manner.

Training Dates:

Dates TBC

Costs:

£185 non residential
£215 residential 

Lowland Leader Training

This course is ideal for those candidates looking to lead groups on local lowland walks. The training course will give you an opportunity to explore the skills required while demonstrating all aspects of the syllabus.

Lowland Leader Assessment

The assessment will be run out in the lowlands where you can show your skills as a leader on such terrain.

Residential Accommodation

Accommodation can be provided for all training and assessment courses at Arete Centre in Snowdonia, North Wales. We have a mixture of shared rooms with open space to relax in the evenings. Next to the centre is a public house and amenities in town. More information on accommodation.