Rock Climbing

    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.

    Rock Climbing Diagram 

    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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