Coaching Courses and Improvement

Bouldering Introduction

You can just turn up, watch our Bouldering Safety video, and get started on your own, or you can jump start your bouldering capability by taking this introductory session. This course is a comprehensive introduction to un-roped climbing at the centre. In addition to aspects of safety when bouldering, you will learn to improve your climbing technique. The course, consisting of a one-hour session, includes membership, entrance, and hire of boots (if required), together with tuition. The course can be run at most times during our opening hours. Please ring to book. The cost of this course is £15 per person.

Introduction to Climbing Course

This is a comprehensive introduction to climbing at the centre. In addition to tuition in rope work and belaying, you will learn to improve your climbing technique. The course, consisting of a 3, two hour sessions teaching you all you need to know about how to climb safely and well and covers grades and techniques.  Price includes Membership, Entrance, Hire of Harness, Belay device and Shoes (if required), together with tuition. For times of courses and to book this course go to Book Tab.

Climbing Introduction Taster

This course consists of a single two hour session. This is a comprehensive introduction to climbing at the centre. In addition to tuition in rope work and belaying, you will learn to improve your climbing technique. The course includes Membership, Entrance, Hire of harness, Belay device and Shoes (if required), together with tuition. For times of courses and to book this course go to Book Tab.

 

Improvers Session

If you have mastered the basics and now wish to improve your performance, this is the course for you. It covers the full range of climbing techniques including the use of different types of holds, planning move sequences, conserving your strength and belaying techniques. All tailored to personal requirements and include entrance, equipment hire and tuition. This course runs for two hours, and can be scheduled at most times during our normal opening hours. The cost is £35 per person.

Abseiling

Abseiling refers to the various techniques used to descend ropes. The skill is an integral part of mountaineering, but in itself is a fun and exhilarating experience. Whether you’d like to try it for a thrill-seeking session or wish to learn about the whole range of abseiling techniques, we will tailor a course to suit your needs. This course can also be run at most times during our opening hours. This course runs for two hours, and can be scheduled at most times during our normal opening hours. The cost is £35 per person.

Bouldersing to Ropes Workshop

This is a group taster to roped climbing at the centre. In a group setting you will learn rope work and belaying, and look at how to improve your climbing technique. The course, consisting of a two hour session,is ideal for those who have bouldered before but who have never tried roped climbing. Fee includes entrance, hire of harness, belay device (shoes are available to hire if required), together with tuition. The sessions are run a set times each month.