MIAS Level 2 Mountain Bike Leader / Instructor Qualification
The combined Level 2 training and assessment takes place over 2 days and is based from Kingston Maurward's Outdoor Adventure Centre.
Day 1 covers risk assessments and legal issues, safe cycle checks and basic maintenance, personal and group equipment, personal riding skills and group management relating to the leadership of groups in the outdoors.
Day 2 covers weather, Level 2 personal riding skills, personal coaching of individuals and navigation whilst on route. There is also a theory paper to complete on Mountain Bike general knowledge.
The Level 1 Mountain Bike Leader/Instructor qualification is aimed at those who wish to lead groups of individuals in non-technical terrain (forest tracks, canal towpaths, etc.,).
The Level 2 Mountain Bike Leader/Instructor qualification is aimed at those who wish to lead groups of individuals in technical and demanding terrain.
Mountain biking experience.