PEDC 0099 - BASIC ROCK CLIMBING

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PEDC 0099 - BASIC ROCK CLIMBING

Credits: 1.0

Beginning with bouldering, the course will deal primarily with rope handling and moving on vertical rock planes in a safe manner. Covered in this course are bouldering, friction and balance climbing, 3-point suspension, use of ropes, knot craft, body rappelling, free rigging climbs, mountain safety, basic belaying, use of webbing (slings and harnesses), chimney techniques and natural protection.