Learning to rock climb opens up the full potential the UK hills and mountains have to offer! From the small granite Tors of Dartmoor to the mighty North Face of Ben Nevis. Valley crags, mountain crags and sea cliffs all become accessible. Get Inspired to start climbing, get fit, Develop your new found skills and Progress to something bigger!
HALF - 1 Day
This is a BESPOKE/GROUP course.
Spend half a day or a full day learning specific rock climbing skills. From learn to place and remove gear, build anchors to personal abseiling. This course is perfect for those who are working towards an award or just want to improve their skill level!
On the half day courses we will focus on one specific skill based on your requirements, for example rigging top and bottom ropes. Make it a full day and we can spend more time focusing on another skill such as abseiling.
This course is primarily focusing on specific climbing skills. There will be the opportunity to climb but that is not the main focus of the day.
By the end of this course, you will:
Be able to place, assess and remove traditional climbing gear.
Be able to build basic climbing anchors for top and bottom rope systems.
Be able to set up and abseil independently.
Be inspired to continue climbing and attend a progression course.
On this course, we will cover the following:
Planning where to climb.
Safety at the top of a crag.
Top and Bottom rope systems.
Personal Abseiling techniques.
Access and the Environment.
Hazards and Emergency.