The Rock Climbing Instructor scheme enables experienced rock climbers to instruct climbing on single pitch crags and artificial climbing walls and towers in the UK and Ireland.
It is aimed at active, experienced rock climbers with a genuine interest in climbing and supervising groups. Once qualified, a Rock Climbing Instructor will be able to teach climbing skills and manage groups safety whilst climbing, bouldering and abseiling.
Before attending a training course participants must have met the following prerequisites:
You must be registered on the RCI scheme with mountain training.
You must have an up to date logbook (preferably DLOG) with evidence of the following:
15 lead routes which must be graded rock climbs with traditional protection.
15 led routes at a climbing wall.
5 lead routes which must be outdoor bolt protected sport climbs.
Training course are run over three days and cost £260 per person