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RAKTDA Mountain Leader Course WEEKENDS

RAKTDA Certified UAE Mountain Leader Course SAT 03rd JUNE 2023 Minimum 3 Participants

  • Ended
  • 7,500 UAE dirhams
  • Hajar Mountains

Service Description

JUNE 2023 Practical Training Weekend 1: Sat 03rd+Sun 04th - 06:00 - 12:00 (No Camping) Online Sessions: Mon 5th - Thur 8th. 18:00-20:00 Practical Training Weekend 2: SAT 10th (15:00) - SUN 11th (15:00) includes Overnight Camping and Night Navigation) Looking to take your love of the outdoors to the next level? Sign up for the UAE Mountain Leader Training Course and Assessment Course! By choosing this option, not only will you secure your spot in both courses, but you'll also enjoy significant savings. During the Mountain Leader Training Course, you'll gain knowledge and skills in group management, mountain navigation, hazard awareness and emergency procedures, equipment use, expedition planning and skills, and environmental considerations. Upon completion, you'll be well-equipped to handle the challenges that come with leading groups through the UAE's breathtaking mountain terrain. But that's just the beginning. After the training course, you need to complete an additional 10 consolidation hikes, Additionally, you'll need to provide evidence of all additional hikes, and then you'll have the opportunity to take the Mountain Leader Assessment Course. This four-day course (offered on weekdays or weekends) will test your knowledge and skills in leadership, night navigation, and more. With successful completion of the assessment course, you'll earn the coveted UAE Mountain Leader Certification from the Ras Al Khaimah Licensing Authority (RAKTDA), allowing you to apply for licensing as a UAE Mountain Leader. Please note that after completing the training course, you'll need to attend a Wilderness First Aid Course. We highly recommend the 'BLUE GAURD' course. Additionally, you'll need to provide evidence of 10 additional hikes before attending the assessment. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to elevate your outdoor leadership skills and gain certification as a UAE Mountain Leader. Learn more about the UAE Mountain Leader Training Course and Assessment Course in our Services section. Upon completing the RAKTDA Certified Mountain Leader Course, you can work for registered organizations, establish your own or apply for a license with the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority. It is important to note that to complete the assessment, you must possess a Wilderness First Aid certificate from 'Blues Guard', which is not included in the course and can be obtained before or after completion.