Courses

Climbing Fundamental Courses

Want to further your expertise in climbing? Why not sign up for one of our courses.
Our instructors will coach you through the necessary skills.

INTRODUCTORY BELAY COURSE

A great way to get started! This is a once off 1-hour session held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7 and 8pm and Saturday and Sunday Mornings between 11 and 12pm and again from 2 – 3pm.
Booking is required and climbers must be 14 years or older.

The course includes:

  • Gear rental (shoes, harness)
  • Basic safety procedures
  • Figure 8 tie-in knot
  • Top rope belay skills
  • Top rope climbing
  • Free climbing after the course
  • Cost: R250 per person
LEAD COURSE

Learn to clip your way to the top with this once-off 2 hour lead course. Booking is required and climbers must be 16 years or older.
The course includes:

  • Gear rental (shoes, harness)
  • Lead belaying skills
  • Lead climbing techniques
  • Correct clipping of quick draws
  • 15% discount voucher off your lead gear (rope & quickdraws) from the Gear Shop
  • Cost: R370 per person

Please note that in order to do the Lead Course you must already have the skills from the Introductory Course, as well as your own gear (Rope and belay device) and climbing partner.

 

LEAD CLEANING COURSE

This course will teach you how to correctly and safely clean a sport climb. Course runs from 7-8pm on Wednesday evenings.
Climbers must be 14 years or older and must have a lead tag. Bookings required.

What you will need to bring:

– Regular climbing gear (harness, shoes, and chalk bag)
– Cleaning gear: quickdraws, slings, biners

This is a free to members course. Regular day pass to non-members.

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