The Lowland Leader Award Assessment is a leadership test for those wishing to take to the world of outdoor leadership. The award enables you to lead groups on day walks, along clearly defined tracks and trails, in forests, coast and countryside during summer conditions.

Are you ready for assessment? Have you?
Maintained your logbook in accordance with the BOS guidelines
Completed all personal details on the appropriate page
Become a current member of MI or an affiliated club
Obtained a valid first aid certificate and included a copy within
Completed all aspects of LLA Training and provided evidence within
Shown evidence of a minimum of 20 walks in LLA terrain, a minimum of 5 of which should show progressive leadership
Read and understood all aspects of the BOS LLA syllabus, MI’s Environmental Policy, MI’s Good Practice Guide and MI’s Children’s policy

If you can answer yes to the above you are ready for assessment, please contact us for further details.


Training venue in Wicklow
Lowland leading on forest paths
Interact with some farm animals
Bring your groups to national parks
Bring groups on mountain paths
Relax with a pint after a walk