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Climbing Instructor Training - Level I & Level II


Climbing Instructor Training - Level I & Level II
Date/Time
Registration Begins
3/6/2018 11:55 PM
Last Day To Register
4/30/2018 11:55 PM
Location
Gorham Scout Ranch
Chimayo, NM, US
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Level I Climbing Instructor Certification

May 4, 5, 6

 

Level I Climbing Instructor Certification for Adults (18 and over).  If you need to recertify or are an experienced climber please contact

Mikel Glover, mikel.glover.abq@gmail.com, phone: (505) 263-6665

 

FEE: $25.00 (Fee is non-refundable, but transferable, and includes training materials and food.)

 

Location:

Gorham Scout Ranch, north of Santa Fe, NM

**** Course starts at 8 AM Friday Morning****

 

This basic course is for adults (18 ) interested in recertifying as a Trained Level II Climbing Instructor and will take place at Gorham Scout Ranch’s Climbing facilitates.  You must be a registered Scout or Scouter and at least 18 years old to take this course. This is a one-day course per BSA regulations.  The course fee includes materials, and food (except for Friday breakfast).  The instructor training card is good for 1 year.

 

The deadline for signing up for this course is April 31, 2018

 

Please Review:

 

Knots: Figure 8, Figure 8 follow-through, Figure 8 on-a-bight, Inline Eight, Bowline, Double Loop Bowline, Canadian Eight, Water Knot, Double Fisherman’s Knot, Prusik, Klimheist, Quad, Clove Hitch, Butterfly, Basket Hitch, Munter Hitch, Munter Mule, Autoblock.  Mechanical Advantage Systems: 3:1, 6:1 and 9:1. EARNEST on bolts, trees and boulders.

 

BRING WITH YOU:

BSA # 680-001 (or current) medical form filled out and signed by a doctor - Required!  No exceptions!

  • A positive attitude!
  • Optional: Helmet, harness and climbing shoes. Personal equipment must be inspected by a Director.  (Please do not bring any personal or unit climbing hardware).
  • Tent, sleeping bag and pad, hiking boots, daypack, water bottle and other personal equipment
  • Please eat Friday breakfast before arriving at camp and bring a sack lunch with you for Friday.
  • Rain gear and clothing suitable for the New Mexico weather – Long sleeve shirts and long pants are recommended!
  • Leather gloves that have been used for climbing only.

 

**** Course starts at 8 AM Friday Morning****

 

WE WILL “CAMP” in an available camp site. Check in with the course director at the dining hall when you first arrive at camp, and then park in the parking lot (facing the road, of course) after unloading your gear in the camping area. Feel free to arrive at camp on Thursday evening (Bring your own food for Thursday evening, and Friday breakfast). Classes will begin promptly at 8 AM Friday morning at the dining hall.  We will try to conclude the training by 4:00 PM on Sunday. Water will be available at the dinning hall.

QUESTIONS:

Contact Mike Glover (505-263-5556) or mikel.glover.abq@gmail.com

 

Level II Climbing Instructor Certification

May 4, 5, 6

 

Level II Climbing Instructor Certification for Adults (21 and over).  Two weekends are necessary. The second weekend will be in September. If you need to recertify or are an experienced climber please contact

Mikel Glover, mikel.glover.abq@gmail.com, phone: (505) 263-6665

 

FEE: $25.00 (Fee is non-refundable, but transferable, and includes training materials and food.)

 

Location:

Gorham Scout Ranch, north of Santa Fe, NM

 

**** Course starts at 8 AM Friday Morning****

 

This course is for adults (21 ) interested in certifying as a Trained Level II Climbing Instructor and will take place at Gorham Scout Ranch’s Climbing facilitates.  You must be a registered Scout or Scouter and at least 21 years old to take this course. This is a three-day course per BSA regulations.  The course fee includes materials, and food (except for Friday breakfast).  The instructor training card is good for 3 (three) years.

 

The deadline for signing up for this course is April 31, 2018

 

Please Review:

 

Knots: Figure 8, Figure 8 follow-through, Figure 8 on-a-bight, Inline Eight, Bowline, Double Loop Bowline, Canadian Eight, Water Knot, Double Fisherman’s Knot, Prusik, Klimheist, Quad, Clove Hitch, Butterfly, Basket Hitch, Munter Hitch, Munter Mule, Autoblock.  Mechanical Advantage Systems: 3:1, 6:1 and 9:1. EARNEST on bolts, trees, boulders and trad. 

 

BRING WITH YOU:

BSA # 680-001 (or current) medical form filled out and signed by a doctor - Required!  No exceptions!

  • A positive attitude!
  • Optional: Helmet, harness and climbing shoes. Personal equipment must be inspected by a Director.  (Please do not bring any personal or unit climbing hardware).
  • Tent, sleeping bag and pad, hiking boots, daypack, water bottle and other personal equipment
  • Please eat Friday breakfast before arriving at camp.
  • Rain gear and clothing suitable for the New Mexico weather – Long sleeve shirts and long pants are recommended!
  • Leather gloves used only for climbing

 

**** Course starts at 8 AM Friday Morning****

 

WE WILL “CAMP” in an available camp site. Check in with the course director at the dining hall when you first arrive at camp, and then park in the parking lot (facing the road, of course) after unloading your gear in the camping area. Feel free to arrive at camp on Thursday evening (Bring your own food for Thursday evening, Friday breakfast and lunch). Classes will begin promptly at 8 AM Friday morning at the dining hall.  We will try to conclude the training by 4:00 PM on Sunday. Water will be available at the dinning hall.

 

QUESTIONS:

Contact Mike Glover (505-263-5556) or mikel.glover.abq@gmail.com

Cost
$25.00 per Participant