Learn to Lead – Course #1 2016: Course FULL

Mount Arapiles 2 Apr 2016 — 7 Apr 2016

The first Learn2Lead Course is now full. The second course will be held on 18th June – 23rd June (6 consecutive days). Please contact Michael, the VCC Trip Co-ordinator, for more details.

The first Learn2Lead Course for 2016 is being organised to take advantage of autumn conditions at Mt Arapiles. The VCC offers this course exclusively to members.

Take the next step. Learn to lead climb, have fun and get home safely.
– Exclusive to VCC members
– 6 days qualified instruction
– All equipment provided
– A max 4 students per instructor.

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 VCC member.

Total cost: $625 per person, including GST.

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. Your place on the course will only be confirmed upon payment of a $125 deposit. The balance of the payment needs to be made at least 3 weeks prior to the start of the course.

Contact: Michael O'Reilly