Climbing Instructor Training

Become a highly skilled and BSA qualified PPC Climbing Instructor (CI) in order to serve on our council climbing or COPE program staff and deliver safe and exciting outdoor top-roped rock climbing and rappelling programs.  You will learn the skills required to supervise and teach Scouts climbing fun in Ground School, to select and rig a rock climbing site, and to take Scouts climbing and rappelling on rock crags!  Topics include:  Ground School, Site Selection, Bolted and Natural Anchor System Rigging, and Emergency Procedures.

Session 1 – Sunday, April 13, 2014, 8 a.m.- 6 p.m., Session 2 – Friday, April 25, 6:00 pm, to Sunday, April 27, 2014, 6:00 pm. Both sessions must be attended. Held at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation (MASR), 750 Waterloo Road, Stanhope, NJ 07874.  All meals and overnight cabin included.

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