Six Week Course

Six Week Course (2.5 hours each week)

Location: Southern Sandstone
Price: £225


SPA Saddo

Our six-week outdoor climbing course is an ideal way for beginners and those coming from indoor climbing to achieve a good level of proficiency on the rocks in a short space of time.  If you’ve experienced the exhilaration of rock climbing already and want to learn more about technique, equipment and rope work then this is the perfect course for you.

Similarly, if you’re new to outdoor climbing and want to take up a new and fantastic hobby this is an ideal way to learn the fundamentals of this fantastic sport. Come along each week and experience scrambling, rock climbing and abseiling. You will learn how to climb effectively, how to pick appropriate footwear and use the climbing equipment.

This six-week course will cover how to tie climbing knots and safely set up ropes. We will also discuss environmental issues of Southern Sandstone and good climbing practice. Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded a certificate of proficiency to demonstrate you can confidently set your own equipment well enough to climb Southern Sandstone without an instructor.

Perfect For: The perfect course to get the full outdoor climbing experience and achieves a good level of proficiency in a short space of time. No prior experience required. Also great for those with indoor climbing experience looking to get to grips with outdoor climbing.

Aim: To offer a complete introduction to outdoor climbing in a safe and relaxed environment.

Equipment: Provided

Duration: 2.5 Hours each week

Weather: Courses are rarely weather affected, we will notify you in the unlikely event we need to postpone.

Difficulty: This session is all about getting you familiarised with outdoor climbing over a period of weeks, we will take it as slowly as you need advancing when necessary. We only require that you have a reasonable level of physical fitness.

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Dates for 2016 are:-

Standard Courses (6 half days)

Saturdays from March 2016 : –

19th, 26th, 2nd April, 9th April, 16th & 23rd April, 9.30am – 12pm

Express Courses (3 whole days)

Saturdays in May – 21st, 28th and 4th June, 9.30am-3pm

Saturdays in July – 16th, 23rd and 30th, 9.30am-3pm


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