Apex Training, based in the Lake District, have been running Mountain Leader (ML) and Single Pitch Award (SPA) training and assessment courses since the late 1990s, and are the largest independent provider of ML courses in the UK. Because the company is a quality assured training provider for the National Skills Academy for Sport & Active Leisure, which works to improve training opportunities in the workforce, candidates can apply to receive up to 60% funding towards fees when booked on certain Apex Training courses.
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Candidates must be booked on courses prior to applying for help with funding.
Candidates could receive up to 60% funding for the following Apex Training courses:
SPA training course
Paul Platt, Jan 2010
© Paul Platt - Apex Training
Apex ML Courses 2010 (full fees quoted):Training: £400
Training courses commence 10.30am on a Sunday and finish 5pm the following Friday. Assessment courses commence 3.30pm on a Sunday and finish 5pm the following Friday. NB ML courses book up quickly.
Prices include instruction, fully catered accommodation and transport on the course. All 2010 courses are based at the Holly How YHA in Coniston.
Apex SPA courses 2010 (full fees quoted):There will be one SPA training course per month from April to October.
Assessment courses run from May to November. Prices are for course only:
For more information:
To make a funding application for an MLTUK course that you are booked on visit:
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