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Intermediate Climbing Course - Tacoma

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01/02/14 - 10/16/14

COURSE
Tacoma Climbing


Tyler Farr   (Qualified Youth Leader)

7:00 PM

Tacoma Program Center


Member: $375.00 / Non Member: $425.00
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The 2014 Intermediate Climbing course teaches skills for climbing at the intermediate level (generally up to 5.6 rock, 55-degree snow and ice, and easier mixed). Students will practice snow anchors, belays, emergency shelters; leading on rock, including how to place protection, build and equalize anchors, swing leads and perform self-rescues. Please see the complete course description at: http://www.tacomamountaineers.org/activities/intermediate_climbing.cfm Course Dates: Jan 2 - Course Introduction, Expectations, Mentoring Jan 16 - Intermediate Qualifier Refresher Jan 30 - Winter Mountaineering / Conditioning and Injury Avoidance Feb 4-6- AIARE 1 Lecture Feb 13 - Winter Overnight/ Snow Travel & Keys for Basic Instructors Mar 6 - Expedition Planning and Climbing Logistics Mar 20 - Climbing Leadership and Response to Emergency Mar 22 - Outdoor Leadership Seminar Apr 3 - Leading on Rock Apr 17 - Advanced Rock Leading Apr 24 - Self Help Jul 24 - Hard Snow/Intro to Ice Climbing 1 Aug 7 - Ice Climbing 2 Oct 16 - Intermediate Course Exam Nov 1 – All Climb/Scramble Potluck and Awards *Except for April 3 (6:30) and unless otherwise notified, all lectures begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. Field Trip Schedule: Jan 25 - Intermediate Course Qualifier Exam Jan 26 - Intermediate Course Qualifier Conditioner Feb 22 & 23 - Winter Overnight Apr 12 & 13 - Rock Climbing 1 May 3 - Rock Climbing 2 May 4 - Emergency Self Help Aug 2 & 3 - Hard Snow and Intro to Ice Climbing Aug 16 & 17 - Ice Climbing 2


12/10/13 @ 8:00 AM


01/24/14 @ 5:00 PM
Leader Permission Required

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