Mountain Training England/ Mountain Training Cymru National Provider Conference 2024

25/04/2024 - 26/04/2024

Plas y Brenin

Bookings start from £40.00

About

National Provider Conference 2024

Mountain Training England and Mountain Training Cymru

This is a conference for all currently approved providers and course staff for leadership and skills schemes for Mountain Training England and Mountain Training Cymru held at Plas Y Brenin. 

The theme of the conference is ‘effective training and fair assessment’ and the workshops will focus on benchmarking the standards of training and assessment that we provide for candidates and participants. The conference will provide an update from MountainTraining and the BMC along with a session on engaging with the ever broadening range of people we deliver to.

Please choose 3 workshops - one per session (one on Thursday afternoon and two on Friday morning)

This is a biennial event supported by Sport England. Attendance satisfies the three yearly update requirement to maintain tutor/ course director approval and is accredited 1 cpd point by the associations.

Programme: 

Thursday 25th April:

09:00 - 09:20      Registration

09:20 - 10:00      Introduction and Mountain Training update

10:00 - 10:15      BMC Update

10:15 - 11:15      Engaging with and safeguarding our people

11:15 - 11:30      Coffee/tea break

11:30 - 12:30      Engaging with and safeguarding our people

12:30 - 13:00      Sustainable delivery

13:00 - 14:00      Lunch

14:00 - 16:30      Thursday afternoon workshop 

16:30 - 17:00      Tea and Cake

17:00 - 18:00      Insights from a paddle coach provider

 

Friday 26th April: 

09:00 - 09:15      Assemble and briefing

09.15 - 10.45      Effective training and fair assessment - session one

10:45 - 11:00      Coffee/tea break

11:00 - 12:30      Effective training and fair assessment - session two

12:45 - 13:00      Plenary session and closing remarks

13:00                  Lunch and depart

 

Workshop titles (for details please see individual sessions): 

Thursday

Workshops 1 & 2. Mandatory workshop for qualification directors onlychoose between climbing or walking:

1. Benchmarking assessment standards for walking qualifications

2. Benchmarking assessment standards for climbing qualifications

 

Skills tutors may choose one workshop from the four:

3. Teaching movement skills

4. Teaching belay construction

5. Teaching navigation & GPS

6. Teaching incident management

 

Friday

These sessions are repeated. Please choose two from the list. The first session runs from 9:15 - 10:45, the second session is 11:00 - 12:30. 

7. Effective training and fair assessment: Access

8. Effective training and fair assessment: Environment

9. Effective training and fair assessment: Personal Climbing

10. Effective training and fair assessment: Bouldering

Please do not book onto the same session twice.

To meet your course director / tutor update requirements, please attend all sessions including three workshops. 

This will also gain 1 CPD point for the associations as listed.

Sessions

Thursday afternoon option 1: Benchmarking assessment standards for walking qualifications £0.00 25/04/2024
14:00 - 14:00
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Thursday afternoon option 2: Benchmarking assessment standards for climbing qualifications £0.00 25/04/2024
14:00 - 16:30
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Thursday afternoon option 3: Teaching movement skills £0.00 25/04/2024
14:00 - 16:30
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Thursday afternoon option 5: Teaching navigation and GPS £0.00 25/04/2024
14:00 - 16:30
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Thursday afternoon option 6: Teaching incident management £0.00 25/04/2024
14:00 - 16:30
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Friday morning option 7: Effective training and fair assessment: Access £0.00 26/04/2024
09:15 - 10:45
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Friday morning option 8: Effective training and fair assessment: Environment £0.00 26/04/2024
09:15 - 10:45
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Friday morning option 9: Effective training and fair assessment: Personal Climbing £0.00 26/04/2024
09:15 - 10:45
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Friday morning option 10: Effective training and fair assessment: Bouldering £0.00 26/04/2024
09:15 - 10:45
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Friday morning option 11: Effective training and fair assessment: Access £0.00 26/04/2024
11:00 - 12:30
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Friday morning option 12: Effective training and fair assessment: Environment £0.00 26/04/2024
11:00 - 12:30
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Friday morning option 13: Effective training and fair assessment: Personal Climbing £0.00 26/04/2024
11:00 - 12:30
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Friday morning option 14: Effective training and fair assessment: Bouldering £0.00 26/04/2024
11:00 - 12:30
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Where And When

Start
25/04/2024 09:00
End
26/04/2024 13:30
Total Days
2
Maximum Bookings
80
Bookings
67
Venue
Plas y Brenin
Town
Betws-y-Coed
County
Conwy
Postcode
LL24 0ET
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
53.10220
Longitude
-3.91841

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
Mountain Training England
Phone
01690720272
Website
Email

Booking

  • Non Residential

    £40.00

Other Dates

12/07/2024 £30.00 Details
13/07/2024 £30.00 Details
21/09/2024 £30.00 Details
22/09/2024 £30.00 Details
26/10/2024 £30.00 Details

Location