Black Mountains Environmental Awareness

07/08/2022 - 07/08/2022

Black Mountains

Bookings start from £0.00

About

WORKSHOP CONTENT & LEARNING OUTCOMES

This is a 1-day practical workshop in the Black Mountains, where we will see and learn about the restoration work performed by the Black Mountains Land Use partnership. Subjects covered will include:

  • What is the Black Mountains Land Use Partnership?
  • History of the Black Mountains
  • Peatland restoration and the importance of it
  • Understand the importance of bracken control and heather restoration
  • Understand the current pressures to the Black Mountains
  • What we can do as outdoor professionals to help

We will also use this opportunity to share knowledge on geological features, flora and fauna throughout our journey. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Knowledge and understanding on the Black Mountains Land Use Partnership
  • Better understanding of the Black Mountains Environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of Peatland restoration techniques
  • Understand the importance of bracken control and heather restoration
  • Greater understanding of environmental pressures to the Black Mountains and other similar Upland areas
  • Understand how Outdoor Professionals can help reduce environmental impact to the Black Mountains and other similar Upland areas.

BOOKING INFORMATION

Click to book on, full joining instruction will be send out before the event.

EQUIPMENT/KIT REQUIRED

The day will be spent exploring the Black Mountains, please come prepared for a day in the mountains!

CATERING/FOOD

Bring what you need for a day on the hill.

WORKSHOP PROVIDER CREDENTIALS

Dorian Thomas is an experienced Mountain Leader and Black Mountains Ambassador Coordinator. 

CANCELLATION PROCEDURE

Please let us know if you can no longer make the vent so that someone else can take you place. 

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE EVENT

Your CPD record - If you attend this event and it counts as CPD, your CPD point/s will automatically be added to your record in due course - you will not need to add it yourself.

Please allow up to 2 weeks for the workshop provider to complete the event in the system and assign you your CPD, thank you.

Where And When

Start
07/08/2022 09:30
End
07/08/2022 16:30
Total Days
1
Maximum Bookings
10
Bookings
7
Venue
Black Mountains
Town
Crickhowell
County
Powys
Postcode
NP8 1RT
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
51.96213
Longitude
-3.14483

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
Mountain Training Association
Phone
07769584650
Email

Booking

  • MTA Member Cost

    FREE
  • Please log in or create an account to book onto this event.
    Otherwise you can use the provider's contact details above.

Other Dates

10/08/2022 £60.00 Details
10/08/2022 FREE Details
13/08/2022 £60.00 Details
14/08/2022 £60.00 Details
16/08/2022 FREE Details

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