The City Summit Outcomes Based Course (OBC) has been designed to provide teachers and students with a practical, challenging and rewarding course to teach the sport of rock climbing.
The course engages students with goal setting, communication skills, teamwork and self-confidence development though an understanding of rock climbing techniques, safety and responsibility. The course follows the Outdoor Education Curriculum requirements and covers competencies such as:
- Equipment safety, maintenance and use
- Climbing Communication
- Correct and safe belay process
- Climbing Techniques
- Climbing Knots
- Bouldering and mini Bouldering competition
- Introduction to Lead Climbing
- Top Roping skills and techniques with focus on graded climbs
Course content, assessment and student feedback is provided by experienced climbing instructors, taking the hard work out of the academic year for you. We work to a high instructor to student ratio to ensure students get the most from their climbing experience.
The OBC can be structured dependent on your timetable and budget requirements however we propose a minimum of 5 weeks duration of either 1 or 2 hour sessions per week. The course can then be extended anywhere up to 10 weeks with increased outcomes to suit. We are also happy to work with you to accommodate any required learning outcomes and/or the skill level of your group.
Program cost includes entry to the gym, equipment hire including harness, shoes and chalk bag. For further information or to discuss a custom fit course for your school please complete your details in the form below and we will be in contact as soon as possible.
Casual Group Visit
City Summit also welcomes school groups for a once off visit at the centre. We provide an induction to climbers on entry and a discounted entry rate of $15 which includes an all day entry and harness hire. Bookings essential.
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