Climbing Wall Leading Award Assessment

Next Date:15 March 2016

Time: 9 am - 4 pm

Cost: £100

Location: Pinnacle, Northampton

This higher award trains and assesses candidates in the skills required to teach lead climbing skills on indoor or outdoor artificial climbing walls and structures with fixed protection. It builds on the skills acquired in either the Climbing Wall Award or Single Pitch Award award, one of which candidates must hold to access the CWLA scheme.

To register on the CWLA, you must already have completed either:

•Climbing Wall Award
•Single Pitch Award

Registration is an application process to MTE, where your experience of logged sessions as a CWA or SPA, along with your personal indoor climbing experience is taken into account as part of the application process.

The minimum pre-requirements for this experience include:

•50 led routes
•Climbed at 3 different major climbing walls
•Belayed a led climber 50 times
•25 lead routes at grade F6a
•20 supervising sessions post CWA or SPA

To book any of our activities please print out and complete a form and post it or return it via the green bag to us.

Partners and Associations


Outdoor Education Centre Milton Keynes