Abseil guide 

  Abseil guide qualifications and abseil supervisor awards

This professional development training programme is a very intensive technical course for those wishing to work in the field supervising or guiding abseiling as an activity.

Who should do this course?

 

This course is aimed at the person who is serious about qualifying for a career as a mountaineering adventure guide or anyone who runs group abseiling adventures as part of their work or recreation such as school teachers, camp councillors and social workers. For prospective mountain professionals, this course is usually the first step on the road to qualify as a rock climbing or mountaineering guide.

 

Topics covered include:

 

Equipment; knots; personal and client abseiling skills; abseil instruction and communication; anchor construction; fixed and releasable abseil set-ups; hoisting systems; rope ascending; improvised rescue techniques; dealing with emergencies and client care.

 

We’ll supply all the equipment you need and give you plenty of toys to try out during the course so that you can make informed choices when you do decide to buy your own kit.

Training Course Facts:

 

  • Duration: 5 Days

  • Mixture of theory and practical

  • Training courses cover level 1 & 2 knowledge and skills

 

Cost: R5260.00 per person

Including: VAT, textbook/s, tuition, permits, group equipment, personal equipment during course

Excluding: Meals, transport, accommodation, personal insurances, CATHSSETA or MDT registration fees.

 

Assessment Course Facts:

 

  • Written exam: 1 exam (approx. 4 hours)

  • Practical: 1 full day

 

Cost: R2730.00 per person

 

Including: VAT, textbook/s, tuition, permits, group equipment, personal equipment during course

Excluding: Meals, transport, accommodation, personal insurances, CATHSSETA or MDT registration fees, DEDAT guide registration or the associated fees.

Mountains of

adventure!

Net `n kort word van dank rakende die asseseering van die gidse, ATKV-omgewingsentrum. Die jonger manne het dit deergaan as hul eerste asseseering, dus vol senuwees en verwagtinge.Die terugvoer was geweldig positief en die gidse het `n groot deel bygeleer. Dit alleen dui op die sukses van so kursus"

                                                                                                          

                                                                                                           Johan Outram, ATKV Drakensville

Unit 3 Peter Park, c/o Montague Drive & Marconi Rd, Montague Gardens, 7441 Cape Town, South Africa

 

Hours: Weekdays 08:00 - 16:00

Phone: +27 21 555 3864

Mobile: +27 84 700 2867 (Guiding bookings)

 

Mail: info@ventureforth.co.za

 

Click here for MAP to our office

 

P O Box 60314 Table View 7439, Cape Town, ZA

 

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