Our two day Learn To Lead course is ideal for climbers who already have some experience of climbing and want to take it onto the next level. Ideally you will already have some experience of climbing and will understand the fundamentals like belaying and tying onto the rope. Your qualified mountaineering instructor will introduce you to all the skills in a safe and progressive environment ensuring you only get onto the sharp end when you’re ready.
Over the two days you will cover.
- Climbing grade system and how it works
- Climbing guides and how to select appropriate routes
- Lead belaying
- Climbing protection and how to use it safely and effectively
- Placing climbing protection when leading
- Building belays stances at the top of a single pitch crag.
- Phycological preparation for leading climbs.
- Environmental and accessibility considerations
- Crag etiquette and best practice when climbing at popular venues
If your looking for a business that truly cares about your development as a climber then look no further! We pride ourselves on offering high quality instruction in fun and engaging sessions, ensuring your time with us is both educational and leaves you motivated to progress onto bigger plans. All our instructors hold the Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor qualification (MCI) and have heaps of experience to go with it. We are also members of the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI) ensuring that our instructors conduct regular professional development and stay on top of their game.
Dates and how to book
This course requires a minimum of two people for the course to run. We deliver courses in a number of venues around the Peak District and an appropriate venue will be suggested dependant on your travel arrangements and other considerations.
You can pay your deposit by selecting the date you wish to book from the drop down box below and clicking Pay Now. I will contact you with course details and a kit list once your deposit is received. Full payment must be made prior to the course or on the day.
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