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RAKTDA Hiking Trail Leader Course

OFFICIAL RAKTDA Hiking Trail Leader Course Saturday 14th October 2023 (Minimum 3 Participants)

  • Ended
  • 3,000 UAE dirhams
  • Jebel Jais Rd

Service Description

October 2023 Sat 14th-Jebel Jais Trail 7 am-1 pm Sun 15th-Jebel Jais Trail 7 am-1 pm Mon/Tue/Wed/Thur. -Online Coaching 6 pm-7 pm Sat 21st-Pre-Assessment 7 am-1 pm Sun 22nd-Assessment 7 am-1 pm # Explore the Hajar Mountains: RAKTDA Certified Hiking Trail Leader Course Join us for an unforgettable adventure in the UAE's Hajar Mountains! Become a Certified Hiking Trail Leader and lead groups on established trails, whether you're new to hiking or experienced. ## About the Course Our RAKTDA Certified Hiking Trail Leader Course equips you with: - Trail Leadership Essentials - Navigation and Environmental Awareness - Customer Relations and Communication You'll gain the skills needed to guide groups safely and professionally. ## Who Should Attend? - Beginners looking to enter adventure tourism. - Experienced hikers aiming to lead hiking tours. ## What You'll Learn - Roles and responsibilities of a Hiking Trail Leader. - Pre-trip preparations and risk assessment. - Customer communication and intercultural awareness. - The region's rich history, culture, and diverse flora and fauna. ## Certification and Opportunities Upon course completion, receive a RAKTDA-recognized certification. It opens doors to: - Work with registered organizations. - Start your own hiking business with a RAKTDA license. ## What to Bring Essentials: - Water: Minimum [specify liters] per day. - Electrolytes: Vital for mountain terrain. - Clothing: Lightweight and moisture-wicking. - Hat and sunglasses for sun protection. - Hiking shoes/boots for safety. ## Join the Adventure! Embark on a fulfilling career in hiking and adventure tourism. Secure your spot and explore the Hajar Mountains with us! Note: After completion of the course, each participant must have either a valid/in-date Wilderness First Aid Course or attend a Wilderness First Aid Course. Once evidence is shown of a valid certificate from a UAE-registered organization, you will be sent your certificate and legally be able to work for organizations or start the process for your license from RAKTDA.

Cancellation Policy

**Hajar Mountain Adventures Hiking Trail Leader Course Policy** Dear Participants, For a safe and enjoyable experience, please review our policy: 1. **Course Duration and Timings:** 4-day course with 4 online sessions 2. **Booking Notice:** Book at least 24 hours in advance. 3. **Instructor-Client Ratio:** 1:10, adjusted as needed. 4. **Booking Window:** Book when courses are available. 5. **Payment:** Online payment, 24 hours prior to the course. 6. **Cancellation and Rescheduling:** 72-hour notice required for rescheduling only; no refunds. 7. **Minimum Participation:** Minimum 3 participants for course to run. 8. **Cancellation Reasons:** Medical reasons require a UAE doctor's note. 9. **Medical Questionnaire:** Mandatory, with eligibility requirements. 10. **Attendance:** Start on time, 15-minute grace period. Thank you for choosing Hajar Mountain Adventures! Lee Ellison Owner Hajar Mountain Adventures

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