Covid 19 information

Following government advice we are cautiously resuming courses. Each course provider will have their own ways to manage safety according to the circumstances of their course. If booking on a course please discuss any needs and questions directly with the course provider.

Register with Exemption from Training

Exemption from CLA training is granted to those who have ML or HML training.

In addition please check that:

Registration with exemption from training costs £45.

Once your application has been approved you will be sent a CLA logbook with a personalised endorsement page and a note to your assessor.

After submitting the form below you will be directed to a secure payment page (PayPal).

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Contact Details

First Names:

Last Name:

Your certificate will be sent by special delivery to this address (requires a signature on delivery)



Post Code:



If there's a typo in your email address we won't be able to reply

Mountain Training Details

I have completed:

 ML Training


  HML Training

MTUK Registration Number:

CLA Pre-Requisites

Date of Birth:
  Day   Month   Year

You must be over eighteen to register

  I am a qualified Teacher or

  I hold a Level 3 Diploma or above in Youth Work or

  I have at least 10 days' and 5 nights' experience of leading, or assisting with the leadership of walking and camping groups

You must meet at least one of the above three pre-requisites


You must have the experience described below

  I have personal experience of 5 nights camping and 5 days walking in the countryside, navigating on clear paths


  I consent to my name being displayed on a publicly viewable database of people who are CLA registered and qualified. (Only your name and CLA number will be displayed - all other details are kept private)


  I understand that, in addition to the prerequisites, before attending an assessment I must have experience leading or assisting on at least three further expeditions.

This is the equivalent of a consolidation period.


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