Our Three day Learn To Lead course is ideal for climbers who already have some experience of climbing and want to take it to 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 three 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 with 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
To make a booking simply get in touch and let us know your preferred dates and any specific requirements you may have. All of our Lead Climbing courses are delivered in the Peak District or North Wales. If you want to book a place and don’t have a partner let us know and we can seek a partner to join the course with you.
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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