About the Mountain Training Association

The Mountain Training Association (MTA) was established in 2005 to provide continued support and development opportunities for candidates of Mountain Training who had registered for an award scheme. Now well established with over 4,000 members it is the membership organisation for climbing, walking and mountain leaders in the UK and Ireland.

Membership of the Association provides support and development opportunities as part of a UK-wide community of outdoor leaders. As a member of the Association, you will be able to attend accredited Continued Personal Development (CPD) training events, social and networking occasions in regional locations.

The Association also provides a link between you the candidate and Mountain Training beyond obtaining an award and for the rest of your career. You will also benefit from special deals on freelance instructor liability insurance and trade discounts. A full list of membership benefits can be found here.

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Membership is £32 per year. To join the Mountain Training Association, simply login to the Candidate Management System and purchase from the Membership tab.

Whether you have got your assessment coming up or are already working full time in the outdoors industry, volunteer or just want to stay informed Mountain Training Association membership has something for you.

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