Learn to Lead Climb

Have you been climbing for a while, and want to take your climbing to the next level? It’s time to start lead climbing! Lead climbing is a more challenging form of climbing that will open up a whole new world of possibilities of adventure. At Rocksports, we offer beginner and intermediate level courses. Our nationally accredited ACIA instructors will take you through all the necessary safety protocols to enable you to be a self-sufficient, safe lead climber.


LEARN TO LEAD: BEGINNER

Price

$259

for members

$330

for public

How it works

Learn to Lead is a 4 week course, designed to teach you everything you need to know to be a competent outdoor lead climber.

incl. 3×2 hour sessions in the gym, 1 outdoor climb @ Kangaroo Point

What you’ll learn

Lead belaying (GriGri & ATC)

Lead climbing (tying in, clipping, falling)

Assessing fall risks

Cleaning sport anchors

Assumed competency

Climbing grade 16 (Rocksports Blue/Green)


 

LEARN TO LEAD: INTERMEDIATE

Want to take your lead climbing to the next level? We’re running the Learn to Lead Intermediate course this April, but spaces are limited so get in contact with our lovely staff to book. This course will give you the skill to

What you’ll learn

Top out on climbs

Set up top anchors & belays (Non Trad.)

Fixed line rappel

Retrievable rope rappel

The skill set to get you out of those sticky situations!

Price

$259

for members

$329

for public

How it works

Our intermediate course is 2 x 1 day sessions – held at 2 different outdoor climbing areas around Brisbane. This course is designed for competent outdoor lead climbers, to take their skills further, and develop more advanced safety awareness and technical skills. If you have your own gear, bring it along. Rocksports can supply gear as required, please advise.

Course Running

Thursday 26th April 6pm – 8pm: Rocksports

Saturday 28th April 9am – 1pm: Brooyar

Assumed competency/Pre-Requisite

Climbing grade 16 (Rocksports Blue/Green)

Rocksports Learn to Lead Beginners Course

Lead climbing

Lead belaying

Cleaning sport anchors

Do you have a question about 'Learn to Lead', or want to make a booking? Get in touch using the contact form below.