Mountaineering Level 1 (HM-1) - English course -

Personne: 215,00 $ par billet

The dates link here are for English courses, if you speak also French please click here for more dates. 

We will cover the basics ice axe and crampon techniques, and their use in various contexts including self-arrest and belaying. You will also learn how to tie into the rope and how to progress as a rope team. Finally, we will tough on the basics of snow anchors and belay stances.

  • PPE selection
  • Knots (eight, prussik, double fisherman, clove hitch, Munter, butterfly)
  • Walking with ice axe and crampons on different terrain types
  • Ability to stop yourself from sliding (self-arrest)
  • Knowledge of basic principles for simul-climbing
  • Securing yourself and belaying without a belay device
  • Simple ice and snow anchor placements

Duration : 2 day from 8:30am to 5pm
Difficulty level : beginners

**At the end of the course you will received revising note. Unfortunately those note and videos are in French only and won't be translated for this season**

**IMPORTANT** For this activity you need special boots to clip on the crampons. If you don't have it (regular trekking boots don't work), you could reserve boots right now! The option will be suggested at the checkout. You should reserved boots 1/2 or 1 size bigger that what you normally wear. The other specific items for climbing are included without additional fee, no reservation need it. 

Réservez dès maintenant

2022-01-15 au 2022-01-16
non disponible
2022-02-21 au 2022-02-22