Mountain Leader Award (ML)
Mountain Leader Award Overview
This award trains and assesses candidates in the skills required to lead hillwalking groups in summer conditions on mountainous routes not requiring the planned use of a rope. Established in 1964, this was the first award created.
Download the Award Information here
Interim ML Handbook 2013
Mountain Leader Award Registration
To register you should have at least twelve months experience of hill walking. You must
also have an interest in leadership of groups in the hills and be at least eighteen years of age. Candidates with particular requirements or special needs may wish to contact Mountain Training staff
for advice and guidance.
Please read the Useful Information below to Help you RegisterI am trying to log on to register. I might already be registered on one of your awards but I don’t know for sure. What should I do?
If you have, or ever had, a Mountain Training logbook then you are already registered on one of our schemes. Click on the Register for this Award link below, then Existing Candidates and enter the data required to log in. Use the information in your logbook and reproduce exactly your name, etc. MTID means the number at the bottom of your endorsement page. If you no longer have your logbook please email or call us for help with this.
Once logged in click on Your Account on the left hand side of screen. Check and update your postal address. Join a Mountaineering Council or enter your membership number on the Membership Tab. Then go to the Registration Tab and click Register. Accept Terms and Conditions and then pay £39 for the registration and logbook.I am trying to log on to register. I know that I am not already registered on an award with Mountain Training. What should I do?
Click on the Register for this Award link below, then New Candidates. Enter your email address and choose a user name and password. On the next screen enter your name and date of birth. The CMS then creates a record for you. Enter your postal address and Save. Join a Mountaineering Council or enter your membership number on the Membership Tab. Go to Registration Tab and click Register. Accept Terms and Conditions and then pay £39 for the registration and logbook.I am sure I registered a couple of weeks ago but I haven’t had a logbook.
It is possible to create an account on the CMS and get a MTID without registering on an award scheme. Please log back in, join a Mountaineering Council or enter your membership number on the Membership Tab, then go to the Registration Tab and click Register.
Registration cost is £39 per award
Mountain Leader Award Video
Mountain Leader Award Course MaterialsLearning Resources are available to buy here