Looking to make the progression to lead climbing indoors? This course will teach you and your partner how to lead climb and lead belay safely and efficiently. You will also receive personalised coaching on movement, technique, and ways to improve your grade.
In order to get the most out of this course, you should already be a competent toprope climber and belayer, ideally operating at at least 6a.
Gain confidence and competence
Safe, qualified instruction
Quality coaching and individual feedback
The event will be run by Neil personally. As a qualified Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor, he can instruct and coach you in the art of lead climbing. You will be in the safest of hands, allowing you to develop your own skills with confidence and security. As part of a very small group you can be assured of receiving high-level instruction and personalised coaching and action plans.
Personal climbing fitness and currency should be at a good level in order to get the most out of the course. Some previous experience climbing indoors is required.
Exact course content and routes will depend on participants’ abilities, currency and fitness. We pride ourselves on being able to cater for and improve the vast majority of climbers’ knowledge, technique or ability.
At this level of course, it is expected that you will already have your own climbing PPE (i.e: harness, shoes, belay device) and have used it regularly indoors. All equipment except rock shoes are included if required. If you have any questions regarding your equipment, fitness, transport or the suitability of this course for you, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
Wall entry fee is not included in the cost. If you are a member of or would like to use a particular wall please enquire when booking. Usual event venues are The Peak in Stirling or EICA Ratho.