Bright Expeditions have years of experience in advising and training leaders and working with different organisations including youth groups, schools and cadets. Our training is delivered in a friendly and informal manner and we can offer a range of accredited courses for you and your staff including;
The Countryside Leader Award
The CLA is for adults who wish to lead walks and camping expeditions in non-remote, lowland countryside. Training is a mixture of classroom and practical outside learning.
Before attending a training course you must register with the CLA.
The minimum age for registration is 18.
To attend a training course you must either be a Qualified Teacher or Hold a Level Three Diploma (or higher) in Youth Work or Have at least 10 days and 5 nights experience of leading, or assisting with the leadership of, walking and camping groups.
You must also have prior personal experience of Camping (5 nights) and Walking in the countryside, navigating on clear paths (5 days). Map-reading to NNAS bronze level is a good benchmark, see www.nnas.org.uk.
Course Duration: Three days
All of our training courses can be flexible and bespoke according to venue and cost. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.