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Climbing courses

Climbing courses

Learn how to climb or improve technique with a climbing course. 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?
Do a course for free using your Warwick Learning Access (WLA) vouchers.

Useful information

  • The Climbing Centre is located in the Sports & Wellness Hub at the University of Warwick - view on map.
  • Wear loose, comfortable clothing that allows unrestricted movement.
  • 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.
First session Last session Time Book online
Monday 7 October 2019 Monday 28 October 2019 5.45pm - 6.45pm Book today
Monday 7 October 2019 Monday 28 October 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today
Wednesday 9 October 2019 Wednesday 30 October 2019 3.30pm - 4.30pm Book today
Wednesday 9 October 2019 Wednesday 30 October 2019 4.45pm - 5.45pm Book today
Friday 11 October 2019 Friday 1 November 2019 5.45pm - 6.45pm Book today
Friday 11 October 2019 Friday 1 November 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.
First session Last session Time Book online
Monday 7 October 2019 Monday 28 October 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today
Wednesday 9 October 2019 Wednesday 30 October 2019 4.45pm - 5.45pm Book today
Friday 11 October 2019 Friday 1 November 2019 7.00pm - 8.00pm Book today

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