Course aims

  • To develop the knowledge and skills to climb safely outdoors

the course will cover

  • Identifying hazards at outdoor climbing venues

  • Bouldering and warming up

  • Developing outdoor climbing techniques: smearing, mantelshelf, jamming etc.

  • Belaying, holding falls and lowering

  • Tips on looking after the outdoor climbing environment

  • Equipment, guidebooks and grading systems

  • We may also look briefly at building belays and abseiling

Client Review

Thanks for a terrific day. I would never have thought I’d be able to climb up those faces.

I’m sure that your teaching style really inspired confidence in me Andy. 13/05/2019

'Brilliant day guys. Thanks Andy for a fantastic session. What an awesome day!' 01/04/17

Dates, Times and Price

August 10th /10:00 - 17.00 / £55 and £45 for U18's.


Northumberland (Dates TBC) (Alnwick area - venue TBC but likely Bowden or Kyloe).

Yorkshire (August 10th) Harrogate area ( venue TBC but likely Almscliffe or Brimham)


All specialist equipment provided but by all means bring your own if you have it. We have a range of climbing shoes in most sizes.


Get in touch to book onto the course or if you would like to find out more. Booking and payment information can be found here.