Climbing / Mountaineering and Walking Qualifications in the UKby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Sep/2011
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If you are looking for a climbing instructor or mountain guide or hillwalking leader, or even if you are looking to become a climbing instructor or mountain guide or hillwalking leader, there is a series of articles on UKClimbing.com and UKHillwalking.com that tell you all about the different qualifications that are available.
There's lots of different qualifications out there and they can be a bit of a minefield.
So below are links to all our articles (with videos) on this subject, starting from an internationally qualified mountain guide who can take you up Mont Blanc and beyond, through to a climbing wall award holder who can instruct you at your local indoor climbing wall.
If you want know all about these qualifications - check out the articles below.
|Qualification||More Info||Web Site|
|British Mountain Guides||BMG||UKC Article||www.bmg.org.uk|
|Mountain Instructor Certificate||MIC||UKC Article||www.ami.org.uk|
|Mountain Instructor Award||MIA||UKC Article||www.ami.org.uk|
|International Mountain Leader||IML||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|Winter Mountain Leader Award||ML(W)||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|Mountain Leader Award||ML||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|Single Pitch Award||SPA||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|Walking Group Leader Award||WGL||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|The Climbing Wall Award||CWA||UKC Article||www.mltuk.org|
|The Climbing Wall Leading Award||CWLA||www.mltuk.org|
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