Sports, Fitness & Outdoor Education

Assisting Lowland Expedition Leadership (Sport Leaders UK) - K103

Oval Campus Part Time Level 2 Duration 8 weeks

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This course provides skills and experience for those wanting to assist in the leading and training of expedition groups under the direct supervision of a qualified Expedition Leader.

Course Details

The course involves the development of a number of skills including:

  • Group management
  • Navigation
  • Camp Craft
  • Planning and preparation
Entry Guidelines

Relevant Entry Level qualification or 3GCSEs at Grade 2/E or above.

You will need the ability to carry out physically demanding practical work in a variety of weather conditions.

Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Equipment Required

Equipment that will be required includes:

  • Waterproof clothing
  • Rucksack (30-40ltr)
  • Walking boots or sturdy trail shoes
  • Further detail will be given during your interview.

    Assessment Method

    Portfolio and practical assessment.

    Where can I progress to?

    Level 3 Lowland walk Leadership.

    BTEC Diploma in Adventurous Activities.

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    Starting 16th September 2021 - Ending - 11th November 2021

    REF K103N001

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £100.00

    Please see our fees & discounts leaflet.

    This course is FREE if you are - aged 19+ and live in the Liverpool City Region. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, you are unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits, or in work earning less than £17,004 annual gross salary, or you are aged 19-23 and have not already achieved a full level 2 qualification, this course is FREE. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form


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