Rock Climbing Instructor

2 days | £140

Training and Assessment 

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Rock Climbing Instructor

Supervising safe climbing and abseiling sessions on single pitch crags and artificial structures. Whether you're a parent, a volunteer or an outdoor centre instructor, the Rock Climbing Instructor qualification trains and assesses experienced rock climbers to instruct climbing. 


Rock Climbing Instructor Training courses are run in conjunction with Mark Garland Mountaineering Logo. MLTE

PRICES AND DATES

  • 2 Days
  • £140
  • 28th March
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Who are Land & Wave

We're based in Dorset, but operate all over the UK and in the French Alps.

Land & Wave trains lots (and lots) of Outdoor Instructors every year. 

Why use Land & Wave

Our staff love what they do and love sharing adventures with people.

We are NOT stuffy, old school and aloof.

We're good at paperwork and communication - you'll know exactly what's going on.

THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

  • £10 million public liability insurance
  • Experienced, friendly instructors
  • Accredited by AALA and LOTC
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Hendre Isaf Bunkhouse - North Wales

We use this incredible landscape because of the variety and quality of terrain that it offers.

We use bunkhouses that are comfortable and accessible.

Mini bus transport is available from the bunkhouse to the crag.

Exact joining instructions will be provided 14 days before your course

Hendre Isaf
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£100 deposit

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Balance payment is due 2 weeks before your course

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No hidden costs

Rock Climbing Instructor

This qualification is all about supervising safe climbing and abseiling sessions on single pitch crags and artificial structures. Whether you're a parent, a volunteer or an outdoor centre instructor, the Rock Climbing Instructor qualification trains and assesses experienced rock climbers to instruct climbing.

  • RCI Kit List
  • RCI prerequisites
    • You must be at least 18 years old.
    • You should be an experienced indoor and outdoor rock climber
    • You should have a genuine interest in climbing and the supervision of groups
    • You must be a member of a mountaineering council: BMC, Mountaineering Scotland or Mountaineering Ireland 
    • You must have attended a Rock Climbing Instructor (or Single Pitch Award) training course or been granted exemption from training
    • You must be competently leading Severe grade climbs on outdoor crags with leader-placed protection
    • You must have led a minimum of 40 graded rock climbs with traditional protection at a variety of venues (of which at least 20 MUST be at Severe grade or above)
    • You must be proficient in the use of climbing walls and have a minimum of 30 climbing wall leads graded at F4 or above
    • You must be proficient in outdoor bolt protected sport climbing and have a minimum of 10 sport climb leads graded at F4 or above
    • You must have assisted in the supervision of 20 instructed sessions. These sessions should be at a variety of different venues with 10 being on indoor climbing walls and the other 10 on outdoor crags. A session is a half day or evening. At least five of these sessions must have personal reflective comments recorded on DLOG
    • You must have physically attended and completed (i.e. not online) a first aid course which involved at least two full days or sixteen hours of instruction and included an element of assessment.







  • RCI Handbook
  • More information

    More information about the Rock Climbing Instructors Course can be found by clicking this link

    CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE ROCK CLIMBING INSTRUCTORS COURSE

  • Consolidation and Assessment

    Consolidation

    The period between training and assessment varies in length for each person and is an opportunity to develop your skills, paying particular attention to any weaknesses identified during the training course. So go climbing and use your enthusiasm to hone your skills for as long as you like.

    Assessment

    The Rock Climbing Instructor assessment is 2 days long.

    Assessments are run by one of our approved providers and a variety of cost packages are available, depending on what's included; food, accommodation etc. so you can choose one that's right for you.

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