Climbing Wall Instructor Course coming this June

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The Climbing Wall Instructor Program (CWI) certifies professionals who teach in an indoor or artificial wall environment. It aims to increase the level of professionalism in indoor climbing and to improve the level of climbing wall instruction, to develop a more consistent standard of care for climbing instructors, to evaluate the skills of climbing instructors and to provide guidance for further professional development.

  • There are two certification levels:
    • AMGA CWI Top Rope
    • AMGA CWI Lead

This course addresses the basic technical skills necessary to manage an instructional program at a climbing facility. The course length is a minimum of 20 hours of instruction, skills demonstration, and evaluation, run over 2.5 days. CWI Certification lasts for three years. After three years current CWI’s can re-take a one-day reassessment to regain the CWI certification.

Schedule: Course is all three days on June 22nd 1pm - 7pm, June 23rd and 24th 9am - 5pm  

Capacity: Space is limited to 6 participants

Price: $225 a person CSUS Affiliated Price, Email for details. or $325 a person