Climbing for All (Disability Awareness)

19/06/2023 - 19/06/2023

Dynamic Rock

Bookings start from £20.00

About

Climbing for All

NO ONLINE BOOKINGS - PLEASE EMAIL grazzahill@hotmail.com

This course is being run in partmernship with the Outdoor Partnership (TOPS) who have enabled the course to be run at a reduced rate. TOPS have already got people booked on the course so numbers are limited

Climbing for All is a one day course providing an introduction to instructing disabled people in climbing. The course has now been delivered for over 12 years and was developed by Adventure for All and Mountain Training England.

The purpose of the course is to provide instructors and coaches increased confidence and skills to enable disabled people to experience and enjoy climbing. The course also provides you with an opportunity to test your instructing and coaching skills in new territories. There are no prerequisites for attending the course.

Once you have booked you will receive further details.

If you are not registered with Dynamic Rock please pre regsiter

https://www.dynamicrock.co.uk/register-now 

Course delivered in two halves Theory/Practical

• Appropriate/Inappropriate Language
• Types of Disabilities
• How do Disabilities Occur
• Models of Disability
• Inclusive/Integrated/Segregated?

The second half covers

• Climbing Environments
• Side Supported Climbing
• Vertical Hoists
• Wheelchair Abseiling

Course provider

Graeme has been at the leading edge of development in access to the outdoors for over 20 years. He assisted in the development of the course and has been delivering if for over 12 years. He was the joint founder of the GB paraclimbing team and is currently the chair for IOL Adventure for All Professional Practice Group.

A number of the activities can be seen on this video.

http://tv.thebmc.co.uk/video/climbing-for-all-information-for-technical-advisors?current-channel=all-channels

Other links

Adventure for All which oversees the course and is a Specialist Interest Group within the Institute of Outdoor Learning

http://www.outdoor-learning.org/Default.aspx?tabid=304

Association of Mountaineering Instructors provides technical expertise on sections of the course

http://www.ami.org.uk/

Mountain Training England developed the course in conjunction with Adventure for All

http://www.mountain-training.org/about/about-mountain-training-england

British Mountaineering Council provides further funding to promote, research and develop disability opportunities

https://www.thebmc.co.uk/

GB Paraclimbing Team

http://www.gbclimbingteam.co.uk./

Videos on Disability Climbing are available on BMC TV

http://tv.thebmc.co.uk/

Where And When

Start
19/06/2023 09:00
End
19/06/2023 17:00
Total Days
1
Maximum Bookings
6
Bookings
5
Venue
Dynamic Rock
Town
Swansea
County
Swansea
Postcode
SA6 5EJ
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
51.69420
Longitude
-3.89842

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
Mountain Training Association
Phone
07939502991
Website
Email

Booking

  • Standard

    £20.00

Other Dates

27/07/2024 £200.00 Details
29/07/2024 £65.00 Details
29/07/2024 £25.00 Details
30/07/2024 £65.00 Details
31/07/2024 £25.00 Details

Location