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Rope Rescue Techniques Course


2 days

Gloucestershire, Somerset or North Wales

£340 for 1 person
£360 for 2 people

To suit your availability

People On Mountain

Our 2-day rope rescue techniques course will give you the skills and knowledge to get out of almost any of the tricky situations that climbers can encounter. It covers all the fundamental techniques of rope rescue, from prusiking right up to dealing with an unconscious casualty dangling over an overhang on a sea cliff.

On the Rope Rescue Techniques course, we will cover the following areas:

  • Prusiking
  • Tying off
  • Assisted and unassisted hauling
  • Escaping the system
  • Anchors in and out of reach
  • Lowering past a knot
  • Counter-balance abseils
  • Traverse problems

The course lasts for 2 days, and is run in Gloucestershire (Wye Valley), Somerset (Avon Gorge) or North Wales. Our client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 2:1, so that we can give you our fullest attention.

All of our courses are tailored to suit your availability and experience, taking into account any individual needs and fitness levels.

Course Location: Gloucestershire (Wye Valley), Somerset (Avon Gorge) or North Wales.

Kit: We will discuss any specific kit requirements with you when you make a booking.

Minimum Requirements: To gain the most from the course, you need to be lead climbing to a minimum of VS Grade. If in doubt about whether the course is suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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