Our Beginners Course offers new climbers the perfect introduction to indoor climbing. During this 6 hour course you will learn about:
- the basics of movement: footwork, balance, body position, efficiency
- rope handling and essential knots
- harnesses and how to fit them
- how to set up a belay system and ground anchor
- basic climbing equipment
As well as equipping you with fundamental skills, the course is designed to build confidence and give you the opportunity to draw on the extensive knowledge of one of our experienced instructors.
The course consists of two sessions, one on Saturday, one on Sunday. Each session is three hours in length. The course runs at either 12.30pm or 2.30pm. (Please note that it is not possible to split your sessions across different weekends, nor is it possible to choose different start times for each day.)
The age limit for participants is 14 years old. Anyone under 18 should contact the centre for specific paperwork that needs to be signed by a parent or guardian.