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Climbing Qualifications Hierarchy Diagram

NB: The green boxes indicate where you can enter a qualification. The red boxes show where you are required to hold Rock Climbing Level 1 or Sport Climbing Instructor qualifications as a pre-requisite.

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Abseil Leader

This qualification is for people who lead introductory abseiling experiences. One-day assessment.

Abseil Leader Syllabus

Abseil Leader Assessment Guide

Rock Climbing Leader

This qualification is for people who lead introductory top-rope rock climbing experiences. Two-day assessment.

Rock Climbing Leader Syllabus

Rock Climbing Leader Assessment Guide


Rock 1 - Instructor

The holder of this qualification can organise and instruct bouldering, top rope climbing and abseiling experiences at single pitch rock climbing sites, using fixed and placed protection anchors. Two-day assessment.

Rock 1 Syllabus

Rock 1 Assessment Guide
 

Sport Climbing Endorsement

The holder of this qualification can organise and instruct lead climbing at single pitch indoor/artificial and outdoor sport climbing venues using fixed protection. One-day assessment.

Sport Climbing Endorsement Syllabus 

Sport Climbing Endorsement Assessment Guide
 

Sport Climbing Instructor

The holder of this qualification can organise and instruct bouldering, top rope climbing and lead climbing at single pitch indoor/artificial and outdoor sport climbing venues using fixed protection.

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Sport Climbing Instructor Syllabus

Sport Climbing Instructor Assessment Guide


Rock 2 - Senior Instructor

The holder of this qualification can organise and instruct all aspects of rock climbing and abseiling including lead and multi-pitch climbing. Three-day assessment.

Rock 2 Syllabus

Rock 2 Assessment Guide

 

 

 


 
                                                    

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