Mar 25, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
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OER-2050 Rock Climbing Instructor

2 credits
Prerequisite(s): OER-1131 ; OER-2080  or permission of instructor
This course serves as an introduction to the philosophy and principles of top rope climbing instruction. Emphasis will be placed on technical safety systems, site and participant management, and curriculum development. The intent of this course is to introduce students to the skills involved in basic top rope climbing programs found in camps, schools and outdoor centers. The in-the-field sessions will include bouldering, selection of equipment, anchor systems, rope management, climbing techniques and personal climbing experience.



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