Self Rescue for Climbers

Self Rescue for Climbers

A 2-day course providing the skills for avoiding and dealing with situations that might befall you whilst out on the crag. With a lot of ground to cover, the course will build progressively and allow you to practise and consolidate so you feel confident and self-sufficient. An inexhaustive list of skills covered includes tying off belay plates and Italian hitches, hoisting, escaping the system, ascending a rope, abseiling, lowering and abseiling past knots and crag evacuation.

Course Length

2 Days

Course Price


Course Instructor Ratio


Course Suitability

  • Experienced multi-pitch lead climbers

Equipment Provided

  • Additional technical equipment including prusiks
  • Group ropes

Course Requirements

  • A desire to develop personal climbing further
  • Good level of fitness
  • Head for heights
  • Sense of adventure

Please Bring

  • Personal climbing equipment (harness, helmet, shoes, gear)
  • Walking boots
  • Warm clothing
  • Warm hat and gloves
  • Waterproofs

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Course Dates Places
Self Rescue for Climbers (£180) 06-07-2024 to 07-07-2024 2
Self Rescue for Climbers (£180) 07-09-2024 to 08-09-2024 2

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I accept that mountaineering activities are hazardous by their very nature. I understand that Snowdonia Climbing staff and instructors employed by them, are appropriately qualified and experienced to run the activities and will at all times proceed in a manner to minimise the risk of injury, and I accept that however unlikely, accidents and injury could occur.

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Self Rescue for Climbers