Coaching Leading at a Sports Climbing Venue

27/09/2019 - 27/09/2019

Insomnia Cafe

Non-residential starting from £50.00

About

Open to:                         All FULL AMI members and leading F6a

Equipment needed:       Normal Climbing equipment plus equipment that you use for safe guarding yourself on a fixed line.

Location / time:             Insomnia Cafe, Calver, S32 3ZP

Workshop Outline:        A day exploring methods for the appropriate introduction of climbers to leading on Sport Climbing venues. The course is amied at MCI/WMCIs who want to bridge the gap between MCI and teaching sport climbing and what may be covered in other qualification courses.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Transferring indoor to outdoor skills
  • How to deal with young climbers (who climb well) who have done little lead belaying (interesting how some young climbers can potentially onsight 7b+ but can’t really lead belay) and when you as the instructor need to arrange bottom ropes..
  • When someone is ready for lead
  • Route selection
  • Route Reading - use of laser pens
  • Arranging clips/extending, use of trad gear in-between bolts
  • Use of a clip stick
  • Dynamic belaying
  • Assessing movement skills - use of video analysis
  • Route preparation
  • Clarifying myths surrounding do's and don't of sport climbing

Workshop Staff:             Katherine Schirrmacher MIA – Provider of Foundation Coach, Development Coach, BMC Fundamentals, former British Junior Competion Team Coach, Former Member of british Competion Bouldering Team.  Handy climber...8a, E7, Font 7c+

Booking Instructions:   Contact Katherine direct on Katherine@lovetoclimb.co.uk to secure your place and get payment details

Where And When

Start
27/09/2019 09:00
End
27/09/2019 17:00
Total Days
1
Maximum Bookings
6
Venue
Insomnia Cafe
Town
Hope Valley
County
Derbyshire
Postcode
S32 3ZP
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
53.26973
Longitude
-1.64249

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Contact

Provider
AMI
Website
Email

Booking

  • Standard

    £50.00
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Other Dates

14/09/2019 £225.00 Details
01/10/2019 £50.00 Details

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