Learn2Lead Course #6: October 2017

Mt Arapiles 3 Oct 2017 — 8 Oct 2017

The sixth Learn2Lead Course for 2017 is being organised to take place at Mt Arapiles from the 3rd – 8th October.

The VCC offers this course exclusively to members.

Take the next step. Learn to lead climb using natural protection, have fun and get home safely:

·       Exclusive to VCC members

·       6 days qualified instruction

·       All equipment, including trad gear, provided

·       Only 4 participants are on the course.

 

What you will learn:

·       Lead climbing using natural protection

·       Setting up belay stations and descending from the cliff

·       Multi-pitch considerations

·       Protecting the second.

Course pre-requisites:

·       You should be able to safely belay and second a lead climber outdoors

·       You must be a current VCC member.

Total cost: $695 per person, including GST.

Note: Parks Victoria Camping Fees at Mt Arapiles ($5:20 per person per night), Food and Transport are not included in this price.

The course is organised by the VCC, and is run over 6 consecutive days by a qualified private provider.

Contact Michael O’Reilly, the VCC Trip Co-ordinator, as soon as possible to secure your place. There are only 4 places available on this course. Your place on the course will only be confirmed upon payment of a non-refundable and non-transferrable  $195 deposit. The balance of the payment needs to be made at least 4 weeks prior to the start of the course.

 

 

Photos: Michael’s trad rack and a hex placement.

 

 

 

 

 

Contact: Michael O'Reilly

Not sure if you’re novice, intermediate or advanced? Find your level or contact the trip leader.