Countryside Leader Award Training

Participants must be at least 18 years old, must be a qualified teacher or youth worker and have prior knowledge of camping and navigation. See for full pre-requisites.

This course will take you through the basics of leading a group in rural, open countryside or forest; covering skills specific to expedition leadership that might be difficult to learn outside a training course.

Participants must have registered with the CLA prior to booking on this course.

This is a training course which will comprise of an intro day and a camping weekend (this is a lightweight, self-sufficient training expedition).

All dates must be attended and assessments are not included in the costs of the course, and will need to be arranged separately.

Save money by booking online. Bookings over the phone will incur an admin fee.



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4th February traning day 

18/19 expedition weekend 

(all dates need to be attended)

Training day 9:00 to 6:00pm

9am start on Saturday, finishing no later than 6pm Sunday

£162 £180.00