SAFETY ACADEMY ALPINE CLIMBING Basic
From the hall to the mountainside
Course requirements: Basic knowledge of wall climbing or sport climbing, mastery of important belaying and knot techniques (HMS, figure-eight and prusik knots), sure lead climbing on a level V climbing wall, sure footing at the climbing site and good fitness (for 1-2 hours of climbing).
Course goals: Learning basic knowledge and skills for alpine climbing, and prior knowledge for undertaking simple level Ill and IV alpine climbing routes.
Course content - theory: Theory of knots, materials and belaying, introduction to tour planning, specific features of alpine climbing, use of topoguides, alpine dangers, environmental aspects.
Course content - practical: Belaying, basic knowledge of safety and knot techniques, lead and follow climbing, diverse climbing techniques on alpine faces, abseiling.
Training in partnership with ORTOVOX