Have YOU ever considered taking a qualification to lead others in the outdoors? The benefits of doing a National Governing Body Award (NGB) course with Acclimbatize are numerous:
Acclimbatize are approved by MTE (Mountain Training England) to provide training and assessment courses for the Single Pitch Award (SPA). This qualification is for suitably experienced climbers who are keen to introduce groups of novices to the sport of Rock Climbing.
The award is based around ‘Trad’ climbing techniques and encompasses the use of indoor walls and outdoor bouldering. The award will satisfy the requirements of employing organisations and the Adventure Activity Licensing Service of a persons suitability to safely lead and supervise climbing groups.
Single Pitch Award Training Courses take place in Spring to Autumn each year – please contact us for dates – Cost £140
SPA Assessments take place in British summer time (BST) to make best use of longer daylight hours, the cost is £145
Approved by the National Governing Body of Caving (British Caving Association) to provide training and assessment in all 6 modules of the local cave and mine leader award scheme. The two schemes are for suitably experienced cavers wishing to gain a recognised qualification to lead parties underground in caves which are appropriate to the award they hold.
The awards will satisfy the requirements of employing organisations and the Adventure Activities Licensing Scheme.
Lowland Leader Award: The lowland leader is pitched perfectly for organisers of the Duke of Edinburgh Award and other leaders organising walking groups on marked rights of way all over he UK. Lowland Leader Award Training courses take place throughout the year and can be blocked booked by arrangement. Lowland Leader Award – Assessment – Courses take place throughout the year £130 non residential
Mountain Leader Award – Training & Assessment: This 6 day course packs in 60 hours of training in all aspects of mountain leadership in summer conditions. 3 days Peak District – 3 days expedition in Snowdonia or the English Lakes. Please speak to our office to discuss availability on these courses.
Acclimbatize staff are available to support your UK and overseas mountain expeditions in any seasonal or climatic conditions. We can supply qualified professionals to lead parties within the UK, on high altitude treks and on mountainous expeditions worldwide.
Simply choose your selection of component parts from our wide range of activities. Your selected activities will then be incorporated into your event – applying an appropriate scenario or theme around the tasks you have selected may add a dynamic dimension and help cement your event together.
We ensure our events are fully engaging and inclusive of all abilities – we do this by deliberately factoring in a variety of roles on all tasks in accordance with our ‘Challenge by Choice’ ethos.
Orienteering, Gorge Scrambling & Hill Walking
Rock Climbing, Rock Scrambling & Abseiling
Raft Building, Canoeing and Kayaking
Caving, Potholing and Mine Exploration
Team Development Programmes
Mixed Bag & Adventure Days