Female trainee rock climber keeping her balance in the middle of a rock face during rock climbing training course

Rock Climbing Training (Alpinism)


This 7-day intensive Rock Climbing Training contains all you need to know and immerses you in a jam-packed progressive curriculum that transforms novices to levels of proficiency on crags, as well as advanced rock rescue skills that will help you get established successfully in Trad climbing.

Lastly, individuals who want to learn everything at once should take this Rock Climbing Training course.

Rock Climbing Course Content

  • Bouldering (Un-roped climbing)
  • Background and Preparation
  • Rock climbing technique fundamentals
  • Design, maintenance, usage, and selection of the right equipment
  • Technical abilities include rope work, knots, tie-ins, spotting, belaying, and abseils/ rappelling
  • Environmental awareness
  • Emergency response methods
  • All with a lot of climbing
  • The proper usage of equipment
  • Route selection on trad climbs
  • Movement skill progression
    • backing
    • smearing
    • jamming
    • crimping
  • Technical Skills
    • anchor setup
    • runner selection
    • rope work
    • belaying
    • personal abseiling
    • holding falls
    • descending
    • seconding a route
  • On trad climbs, belaying and seconding a lead climber
  • System of Rock Anchors
  • Building belays
  • Self-rescues
  • Guidebook interpretation
  • Climbing on lead
  • Belaying your second
  • Fall factors
  • Emergency prevention
  • Rope Rescue Components
  • Rock Rescue Demonstration
  • Blocking the Belay
  • Assessing the Situation
  • Descending to an injured climber
  • Raising & Lowering
  • Counterbalance Rappel
  • Tandem Rappelling
rock climbing 6a pitch in aleo manali

Rock Climbing Training Takeaway

  • Confident when leading a climbing
  • Mitigate a full-fledged tragedy on rocks
  • Obtain trad climbing experience during the whole training


  • Duration: 7 Days (Comprehensive)
  • Experience: No prior experience is necessary.
  • Age: Minimum age is 14 years, and there is no upper limit.
  • Max: 4 People per course
  • Meeting Location: HOTEL KUNZAM, Manali HP.
  • Season: Year-round, For the dates, please click the select date section below.
Self Rescue with ropes on  Rock Climbing Training
Self Rescue Rock Climbing Training: Ascent Descent Adventures

Cost Per Person

Course Fee: 35,000 INR/ 450$ USD

Including and Excluding

  • Residential: Throughout the training, lodging, transportation, and meals will be provided.
  • No transportation to and from Manali.
  • Equipment: All group climbing equipment ropes, helmets, carabiners, harnesses, descenders, etc. will be provided. Personal equipment rock climbing shoes, or a chalk bag can be hired.
Infographic list of rock climbing equipment
Infographic list of Rock Climbing Equipment – Ascent Descent Adventures

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