This virtual course is a hands on learning experience to gain knowledge of and skills to building islands of safety in the rock climbing environment. This course is 1/1 virtual instruction, consisting of 3 sessions.
Who should take this course:
This course is designed for learners who have prior experience rock climbing. Preferably 1 year or more and have begun their lead climbing journey either in the gym or outside.
Climbers who are returning to the sport and what to brush up on skills and learn best practices
New climbers who are continuing their journey to climb outside
Open to adults and kids (kids may require an additional session. Evaluation will be conducted during first session).
2 bolt anchors
Evaluation strategies to anchor construction
Advance anchors using cordelette
Analysis of why anchors fail
Putting it all together
Each session will require learners to practice between sessions. Sessions will build on previous sessions.