Level 3 Certificate in BEL
Our next course will commence in October 2017, however it will be the new Level 3 Qualification in Lowland Expedition Leadership Course which will replace BEL on 01st April 2017. More details will be uploaded soon. The indoor sessions will be based at Broomley Grange, Stocksfield, Northumberland. The others will be outdoors, with two day walks, and a two night camping expedition. The assessment will take place in April 2018.
Price is £375 per person, which is inclusive of; registration with Sports Leaders, training, assessment, camp fees, and use of equipment. It does not include food or transport.
The Sports Leaders UK Level 3 Certificate in Basic Expedition Leadership (BEL) is a nationally recognised qualification that trains and qualifies teachers, youth workers and other members of the community to:
Lead walking groups in lowland countryside
Impart the knowledge and skills needed to undertake a day walk
Have responsibility for the care of others while leading a day walk in lowland countryside
Plan and lead overnight base and mobile camps.
It is the minimum qualification required by some Operating Authorities for those wanting to train and lead groups in the expedition section of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award scheme. The level of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award that a Basic Expedition Leader can lead depends on the terrain in which the expedition is taking place. The terrain must fall within the BEL Operating Remit.
The qualification also counts towards the volunteering section of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award scheme.
The qualification counts towards the service section of all three awards in The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme.
Mountain Leader Training UK include the Level 3 Certificate in Basic Expedition Leadership on the qualification matrix in the National Guidelines for Climbing and Hillwalking Leaders.
Age: 17+ (learners must be 18 years of age on completion - please note, there is no upper age limit for this qualification)
Guided learning hours: 127 hours (including 30 hours demonstration of leadership)
The Level 3 Certificate in Basic Expedition Leadership has nine units of work including 30 hours demonstration of leadership:
Courses are typically run over a series of weekends, but can be tailored to suit your organisation by being run on weekdays and/or evening sessions.
To discuss your requirements, call us on 07786902586, 0191 4133775 or email email@example.com