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Disability Awareness - Climbing for all course

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The Lake District Calvert Trust, Little Crosthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4QD [View in google maps]
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Climbing for All is an informative one day course designed to give you the initial skills to instruct disabled people in climbing.

The course is split into half day theory and half day practical. Theory covers a number of subjects including Appropriate/Inappropriate Language, Types of Disability, Models of Disability. The practical covers climbing environments, side supported climbing, vertical hoists and wheelchair abseiling. No prior knowledge of disability is required. Course is AFA and AMI endorsed.

This is an MTA recognised course contributing 1 CPD point. Course attendees must be members of MTA to receive certificate and CPD point.

 Friday 7th December 2012

9am to 4pm 

Course Cost is £50 per person 

The Lake District Calvert Trust
Little Crosthwaite
CA12 4QD

To book please contact Graeme Hill on 07943697760 or email hillascents@hotmail.co.uk  

Useful background information can be found in the Disability Awareness in Rock Climbing booklet.

 Please bring with you as a minimum

1.     Harness

2.     Helmet

3.     Belay Device and Karabiner



Created by Nick Colton on 27/11/2012 12:26:23
Last Amended by Nick Colton on 27/11/2012 12:31:55