Climbing for All (Disability Awareness)

20/06/2024 - 20/06/2024

Big Rock, Hub

Bookings start from £50.00

About

Climbing for All

To book and pay please follow link Click Link to Book and Pay

Course fee does not include wall entry.

https://www.bigrockclimbing.com/ 

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 20 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.

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 providers

Graeme has been at the leading edge of development in access to the outdoors for over 25 years. He assisted in the development of the course and has been delivering if for over 20 years. He was the joint founder of the GB paraclimbing team and is currently the chair for IOL Adventure for All Professional Practice Group. He holds his MCI and has been climbing for over 35 years in many different parts of the world but loves the UK climbing scene.

An excellent video put together by the Outdoor Partnership. Use link below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z3Tb5rpsiJ4&t=87s 




Where And When

Start
20/06/2024 09:30
End
20/06/2024 16:00
Total Days
1
Maximum Bookings
7
Bookings
3
Venue
Big Rock, Hub
Town
Milton Keynes
County
Buckinghamshire
Postcode
MK10 0AG
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
52.03875
Longitude
-0.68754

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
Mountain Training Association
Phone
07939502991
Website
Email

Booking

  • Standard

    £50.00

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