Sports Leader UK Level 3 Certificate in Basic Expedition Leadership

Basic Expedition Leadership Course BEL course

Nevis4 is pleased to introduce the Basic Expedition Leadership course.

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.

Details of Qualification

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)DofE course

Cost of Course £400

Next course dates:

22-25th September ( Friday evening till Monday evening) and

6th- 9th October (Friday evening till Monday evening)Sports leader uk logo

Please mail or call to book. mail@nevis4.com