TCS & ACS Instructor Training


TCS & ACS Instructor Training – AMC - Climbing Wall

This evening is intended for ACS Instructors

  • Mon, Feb 13, 2023
  • CMC State
  • Climbing
  • Crag Rock Climb
  • Adults
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)


We will go over teaching students how to convert an extended rappel device to an "Alpine GriGri" to ascend a rappel rope and teaching a simple technique for rescuing a leader. We will demonstrate the techniques and give everyone time to practice them.


American Mountaineering Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Gear to bring:

    • Climbing harness
    • Helmet
    • ATC Guide or Petzl Reverso 3 belay device with dedicated locking carabiner
    • Auto block cord with locking carbiner
    • 3-4 non dedcated large locking carabiners
    • 2 standard length alpine draws with non locking carabiners
    • Cords for tying fiction hitches
    • 2 double length alpine draws with non locking carabiners (nylon, dyneema or both)
  • Optional: PAS or some form of personal anchor tether and climbing shoes
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