Vertical Rescue Course


The vertical rescue course is perfect for climbers of all levels of experience from recreational top rope climbers, lead climbers, experienced climbing guides and group leaders such as outdoor recreation and education facilitators, climbing club leaders and youth program leaders.

Realistic scenario based training in self-rescue and rescue of your climbing partner incorporating a series of possible scenarios.

Improve safety and efficiency during a rescue


  • Belay skills (escape belay under load)
  • Assisted abseiling techniques
  • Retrievable abseil descents
  • Knot bypass techniques
  • Re-anchoring or Re-belay skills
  • Fixed rope climbing skills (slide and grip hitches up and down a fixed rope)
  • Suspended patient extraction
  • Lowering systems
  • Mechanical advantage skills (hauling systems)
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Price: $935.00 pp
Next Courses
September 04th to September 25th
  • Sat 04: Kangaroo Point
  • Sat 11: Kangaroo Point
  • Sat 18: Mount Ngungun
  • Sun 19: Kangaroo Point
  • Sat 25: Kangaroo Point
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Spots left: 6
  • Price: $935.00 pp
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