Rock Skills Intermediate

23/07/2022 - 24/07/2022

Peak District

Bookings start from £160.00

Scheme Details

Awarding Body
Mountain Training
Scheme
Rock Skills
Course
Intermediate
Type
Training

Award Description

Our Rock Skills courses are designed to provide structured training opportunities for people who want to learn more and become independent climbers. There are three different levels so that complete beginners and those with more experience can choose the most appropriate starting point. 

Event Director

Jon Punshon - 6370

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Welcome

Mountain Skills Training offer a full range of outdoor courses including winter skills, winter mountaineering, mountain skills, map reading and navigation.  

 

All of our courses are delivered by qualified, experienced and passionate instructors.

Who is it for

You must have completed a Rock Skills Introduction course OR have completed 10 routes on walls or outdoor crags, which includes the belaying of a climber on 10 occasions.

 

What does a Rock Skills Intermediate Course Cover?

  • Choosing a suitable venue, how to use guidebooks and mobile devices to find crags and routes, crag etiquette and the work of the mountaineering councils.
  • Warming up and injury avoidance, developing your movement skills and widening your repertoire of climbing moves. 
  • Rock boot fit, selecting the right equipment for improved performance and an introduction to the equipment that climbers use to protect themselves on the crag.
  • Building anchors, selecting runners, ropework, belaying, holding falls, lowering, seconding a route and personal abseiling.
  • The impact of climbers at the crag, ethics, access and environmental considerations.
  • Identifying hazards, managing risk when climbing, abseiling and bouldering, understanding common injuries, how to get help and the role of Mountain Rescue

Contact Us

Need more information? Take a look at our website or get in touch.  We're here to help you.

Web: https://MountainSkillsTraining.co.uk/Contact-Us

Tel: 07740 369849

Email: info@MountainSkillsTraining.co.uk

Where And When

Start
23/07/2022 09:00
End
24/07/2022 17:00
Total Days
2
Maximum Bookings
4
Venue
Peak District
Town
Hope Valley
County
Derbyshire
Postcode
S32 1BB
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
53.33145
Longitude
-1.65336

Provider

Name
MST
Phone
07740369849
Website
Booking/Details
Email

Booking

  • Non Residential

    £160.00
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Other Dates

10/09/2022 £160.00 Details

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