Taking People (guided) Climbing

03/06/2022

Scotland East (TBC)

Bookings start from £100.00

About

Meet your trainer, Kevin Rutherford, to start 9am. Exact location to be confirmed prior to workshop. 

Kevin will contact candidates with arrangements and logistics prior to the workshop.

A fundamental skill set of the award from which stems the ability to teach effectively. This day will look at the skills of leading safely and efficiently whilst safeguarding two seconds. The focus will be on personal climbing skills and the guiding of routes, rather than the teaching and coaching of climbing skills. The aim of the day is to look at using efficient techniques and good decision making to produce an effective performance – rather than rushing or just doing things faster. Main areas covered:

  • Briefings and route choice
  • Rope management
  • Stance management
  • Protecting climbs
  • Personal movement skills
  • Rope Systems i.e. series, parallel and two seconds on one rope and swopping between them
  • VS 4C climbing if appropriate
  • Descents, fixed and stacked abseils and lowering
  • Maximising opportunities and linking routes
  • Maintaining a fluid pace

Trainees should bring: 50m single rope, climbing gear rack, personal climbing equipment and rock shoes.

If you are a member of the Mountain Training Association (MTA) you will receive 1 CPD point for attending this workshop. Please note that as a trainee member of AMI you are not required to accrue CPD points, therefore this will not count as AMI CPD.

Please also check the AMI Terms and Conditions regarding booking workshops.  There is a cancellation policy, where no refunds will be made if cancellations are made within 4 weeks of the course date.  Download the Trainee Workshop Policy from this page here (please note you will need to be logged into your Mountain Training CMS account to access this page as it is within the AMI Members Area)

Where And When

Start
03/06/2022
End
03/06/2022
Total Days
1
Maximum Bookings
2
Venue
Scotland East (TBC)
Town
TBC
County
TBC
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
56.80764
Longitude
-5.11344

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
AMI
Phone
01690 720123
Email

Booking

  • Standard

    £100.00
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