Derwentwater - Technical Leadership Award (Public)

Course Details
Course Dates: 
3 October 2014 - 6:00pm - 5 October 2014 - 5:30pm
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Advanced Mountain Bike Leader

Equip yourself to lead off-road rides on more challenging off-road terrain.
Riding up the long meadow towards the mountains of Slovenia
Key Content: 

Extending your knowledge and skills from your CTC Mountain Bike Leader course, the Advanced Mountain Bike Leader course enables you to guide riders into technical and demanding terrain.

This course is widely recognised as one of the benchmarks of competence with the outdoor education and activity industries - including holiday guides, teachers, youth workers and multi-activity instructors in the UK and abroad.

Course outcomes: 

This is technical terrain

CTC's Advanced Mountain Bike Leader course covers:

  • riding on technical ground
  • managing your group in technical ground: developing skills and identifying hazards
  • navigating accurately and in detail
  • dealing with mechanical incidents with a wide variety of trailside repairs and fixes
  • motivating, engaging and educating your group members
  • delivering skills development sessions for your participants as part of rides



Derwentwater Hostel is nestled in the mountains of Cumbria

Derwentwater Independent Hostel
Barrow House
CA12 5UR

Situated in the heart of the Lake District National Park, Derwentwater is an independant hotel and activity centre located in Barrow House, an elegant Georgian mansion which overlooks dramatic mountains and the enticing islands of Derwent Water.




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