Attending A Course

You Will Need….

We will provide you with the course content and hopefully a qualification at the end, but you will need…..

  • All payments should be made 14 days prior to the course commencing.
  • Mountain Bike & Helmet , spare tubes and tool for repairs. Any other item you feel you should carry as a potential leader.
  • Liquid & refreshment for long rides, camel back or bottles.
  • Dress for outdoor activity.
  • Pen and notebook.
  • Level 2 candidates APL (applied Previous Learning) or ML, BELA, WG or other logbooks you feel relevant.

Optional: a Change of clothes, just in case you get muddy and wet. 

Keeping Warm: Bring extra layers as there is a fair bit of standing around when we coach the skills etc.


  • Day 1 – TRAINING
    • Morning: Start Time: 9am
      • Leave your bikes on your cars as we will be starting in the classroom with a cup of tea and a biscuit. Toilets are available.
      • MIAS Leaders & Instructors
      • Legal & Responsible Riding
      • Booking The Activity
      • Planning – Activity & Route
      • Meeting & Leading The Group
      • Kit To Carry
      • First Aid on the Trail
      • Bike Check & Trail Maintenance
      • Navigation – Theory
    • Lunch
      • Bring a packed lunch although their is a cafe within walking distance
    • Afternoon
      • Arrive back from lunch ready to ride
      • Bike Check
      • Skills & How to Coach Them
      • Keeping The Group Interested
      • Risk Assessing Trails
      • Debrief & Arrangements for Assessment Ride
      • We should finish no later than 5pm or when it gets dark whichever comes first
  • Day 2 – ASSESSMENT
    • Morning: Start Time: 9am
      • READY TO RIDE, we are out on the bikes all day. With the possibility of passing a cafe but have a packed lunch just in case we don’t.
    • Scenario Assessment
      • Navigation – Practical
    • Debrief & Feedback (back in the classroom)
    • Finish no later than 5pm

Additional Information

How to Find Us

Should you be delayed on the morning of your course please text me on 07739 041843


Emergency Information

Please fill out this form before attending the course

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