Rock Climbing Instructor

ROCK CLIMBING INSTRUCTOR

The Rock Climbing Instructor qualification trains and assesses candidates in safe climbing on single pitch crags and artificial climbing structures throughout the UK and Ireland.

In addition to good personal climbing skills, a rock climbing instructor will demonstrate safe group management, be an effective supervisor and encourage others to enjoy their climbing safely. 

This course is suitable for rock climbing enthusiasts wishing to introduce others to the sport of rock climbing. 

Registering for Rock Climbing Instructor Training

To register you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be a current member of one of the three Mountaineering Councils: Mountaineering Ireland, the British Mountaineering Council or Mountaineering Scotland.
  • Be an experienced indoor and outdoor rock climber.
  • Have a genuine interest in climbing and supervision of groups.
  • Have led at least 15 routes which must be graded rock climbs.
  • Have led at least 15 routes at a climbing wall.
  • Have led at least 5 routes which must be on a outdoor bolted wall.

Our mission statement is to deliver a high standard of coaching, focusing on devising a progressive learning environment for all clients.

Rock Climbing Instructor Training

Rock Climbing Instructor Training

This is a 3 day training course run throughout Ireland.

During this course we will cover the following:

Personal climbing, building belays, tying off the belay device, solving simple problems, personal and group abseiling, structuring a session, managing groups and building group top and bottom rope systems.

Rock Climbing Instructor Training

Location:  Donegal

Course dates:  21-22 Mar, 25-26 Apr 2020,

Price:  £195pp

If the dates don’t suit then please contact us.

Rock Climbing Instructor Assessment

Rock Climbing Instructor Assessment

This is a 2 day assessment run throughout Ireland.

During the assessment we will look at the following:

Personal climbing, building belays, solving simple problems, personal and group abseiling, ability to manage groups.

Rock Climbing Instructor Assessment

Location:  Donegal

Course dates:  16-17 May 2020

Price:  £175pp

If the dates don’t suit then please contact us.

Rock Climbing Instructor Refresher

Our rock climbing instructor workshops are run over one or two days throughout Ireland.  The workshops provide an opportunity for clients to confirm and practice skills prior to attending their assessment, or just to refresh skills previously taught, therefore maintaining current best practice.

This course will benefit clients who are keen to achieve the rock climbing instructor award.

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Location:  Throughout Ireland

Course dates:  TBC

Price: TBC

If the dates don’t suit then please contact us.