OCT ML 1a Trg & Assessment (Week Days)

RAKTDA Certified UAE Mountain Leader Course 2022. Weekdays.

  • Starts Oct 24
  • 7,500 UAE dirhams
  • Hajar Mountains

Available spots

Service Description

Online Sessions: Mon 17th - Thur 20th October 2022 - 7pm-9pm Practical Training 1: 24th+25th October 2022 (No Camping) Practical Training 2: 26th to 27th October 2022 (Overnight Camping including night navigation) By choosing THIS option, you can reserve your place on the UAE Mountain Leader Training Course and the Assessment Course whilst also making HUGE SAVINGS. We appreciate that many people wanting to become Certified Mountain Leaders also have full time jobs. Many in the outdoor industry work weekends. So we have created flexibility with the availability of the Training Course and the Assessment Course. After you reserve your place on the Training AND Assessment course , you can choose to join ANY Training Course or Assessment Course that is scheduled in 2022. MOUNTAIN LEADER TRAINING COURSE: TOPICS COVERED: Group Management and Responsibilities of the Group Leader Mountain Navigation Techniques Access and the Environment Hazard Awareness and Emergency Procedures Equipment Expedition Planning and Skills Environmental Considerations FURTHER INFORMATION: See UAE Mountain Leader Training Course in Services MOUNTAIN LEADER ASSESSMENT COURSE: Candidates should be proficient in all of the above areas of knowledge, personal skills and group leadership skills. The assessment will be over 4 days. Either Mon-Thur or over 2 weekends. The assessment will involve 2 overnight expeditions. These will include night navigation. Candidates will be placed in the position of leadership through out the assessment and are expected to show leadership and safe management of the group, several times over the assessment. Candidates will be expected to show the full range of skills of a UAE Mountain Leader, including using maps and compass as well as rope work to safe guard other candidates, as when required. FURTHER INFORMATION: See UAE Mountain Leader Assessment Course in Services After the completion of the four day Training Course AND when the candidate successfully passes the four day Assessment Course, Hajar Mountain Adventures will inform Ras Al Khaimah Licensing Authority (RAKTDA) and the candidate will be awarded the UAE Mountain Leader Certification from RAKTDA. With this Certification you will be able to apply for licensing through RAKTDA in order to operate as a UAE Mountain Leader.