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Climbing courses

Climbing courses

Learn how to climb or improve technique with climbing courses. We help anyone regardless of your initial ability on the wall.

  • Available to all (must be aged over 18)
  • Instructor led learning from experienced coaches
  • 4 week course, with one session per week

Course prices

Price per course £42.00

University of Warwick staff? You can use a Warwick Learning Access (WLA) voucher and do a course for free.

Course price includes access to showers and changing facilities. Flotation devices and support aids available for all sessions.

How do I book?

All climbing courses can be booked online, just find your level below for your booking link.

Want to know more?
If you have a question or want to know more about a course, please get in touch.

Contact warwicksport at warwick dot ac dot uk
Contact +44 (0)24 7652 3011

Things to know

Where is the Climbing Centre?
Sports and Wellness Hub - view on map.

What should I wear?
Wear loose, comfortable clothing that allows unrestricted movement.

Should I bring anything?
Make sure to bring a drink along with you.

Beginners

Learn how to get started in the world of climbing. No experience necessary.

What you'll learn:

  • Basics of climbing safely including putting on a harness correctly, performing pre-climbing checks and safe practice in the Bouldering Room
  • How to descend from a route correctly
  • To tie a rethreaded figure of 8 knot and stopper knot
  • Using a friction Belay device to be able to catch a falling climber

Book your course

Level First session Last session Time Book online
Beginners Monday 6 May 2019 Monday 27 May 2019 5.45pm - 6.45pm Book today
Beginners Monday 6 May 2019 Monday 27 May 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today
Beginners Wednesday 8 May 2019 Wednesday 29 May 2019 3.30pm - 4.30pm Book today
Beginners Wednesday 8 May 2019 Wednesday 29 May 2019 4.45pm - 5.45pm Book today
Beginners Friday 10 May 2019 Friday 31 May 2019 5.45pm - 6.45pm Book today
Beginners Friday 10 May 2019 Friday 31 May 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today

Improvers

Take your climbing up a level. You must have a 'Green' competency card which should be provided before the sessions start.

What you'll learn

  • How to improve your overall climbing ability
  • Learn a wide range of climbing techniques, movement skills and training exercises
  • Undertake different challenges and tasks throughout the course

Book your course

Level First session Last session Time Book online
Improvers Monday 6 May 2019 Monday 29 May 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today
Improvers Wednesday 8 May 2019 Wednesday 8 May 2019 4.45pm - 5.45pm Book today
Improvers Friday 10 May 2019 Friday 31 May 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today