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Incident Management for Indoor Climbing Walls

MLTE prerequisite for CWA assessment and the First Aid syllabus

It is important to understand the fact that Indoor Climbing is potentially dangerous. For any participant or group leader, first aid is an essential skill and the CWA assessment requires a current first aid qualification. The minimum requirement is that such a course must involve at least eight hours of instruction, include an element of assessment and cover basic life support and emergency aid.

Course content

• Safe best practice: Current guidance

• A systematic approach to incident management within climbing wall venues

• Unconsciousness, causes and treatment

• Resuscitation procedures including choking

• External bleeding and shock

• Management of minor soft tissue injury

• Management of major trauma / suspected spinal damage

Course cost

£70.00 per person for 8 hour module

Next course dates:

TBC

2017 Course Dates

SPA assessment

27th & 28th February

CWA refresher course / preparing for assessment

4th March

CWA training

2nd, 7th & 9th March (evenings 6-10pm)

CWLA training (Lead climbing module)

6th & 7th March (mornings 9-12)

CWA assessment

3rd March

Winter Skills Weekend

4th & 5th March Cairngorms

CWLA training (Lead climbing module)

22nd & 23rd March (evenings)

SPA training

25th & 26th March

CWA refresher course / preparing for assessment.

1st April

CWA assessment

7th April

CWA training

27th April, 4th & 11th May

(evenings 6-10pm)

Outdoor Climber 1 (Learn to lead)

29th April

Outdoor Climber 1 (Learn to lead)

13th May

Classic Lakeland Rock

16th, 17th & 18th May

Honister Via Ferrata and Mine trip

19th May

CWA training

1st, 8th & 15th June (evenings 6-10pm)

CWA refresher course / preparing for assessment.

3rd June

CWA assessment

10th March

SPA refresher / preparing for assessment

14th June

SPA assessment

22nd & 23rd June

Outdoor skills - setting up top ropes at local crags

24th June

Courses and Qualifications Enquiry

Please Complete all relevant areas of the form below to request a call back from our team to begin the course booking process. *Please note - completing this form does not confirm or make a booking, you will be contacted by a member of our team who will complete your booking either via email or on the phone* You can contact us directly on 0191 265 6060 or at enquiries@newcastleclimbingcentre.co.uk
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