"Train with Tony"
Single Pitch Award (SPA)
Mountain Training Board Approved provider
The Single Pitch Award (SPA) is ideal for anyone with personal climbing experience who has led at least 15 traditional climbs on leader placed protection at grade Severe level, who is involved with schools, outdoor centres, youth groups or acts as a leader for groups of novices.
The Single Pitch Award (SPA) will give you the skills you need to supervise groups of novice climbers in potentially hazardous environments.
The Single Pitch Award (SPA) provides training and assessment on how to organise and supervise safe, effective and enjoyable sessions on single pitch crags both inside and outdoors.
Before attending the Single Pitch Award (SPA) assessment, candidates should be aware of the syllabus in the back of their logbooks. If in doubt contact me using the contact details below.
Before attending a Single Pitch Award (SPA) Training course candidates must be at least 18 years old, have at least 12 months climbing experience and be a member of the British Mountaineering Council.
Have a look in articles for some hints and tips to help you pass your Single Pitch Award (SPA)
After my last SPA training course of 2013, 7th & 8th December one of the candidates, Matt Mitchell, sent me this:
Thank you for an excellent weekend, you've taught me a lot. Your skills and tips will not only help me pass my assessment but also improve my ability as a climber. I will use your advice for the rest of my climbing career.
Current Prices as at Jan 2014
Single Pitch Award (SPA) training, 2 days £155.00
Single Pitch Award (SPA) assessment, 2 days £155.00
(Prices include MLTB stickers and entry to a climbing centre)
For more information on the Single Pitch Award (SPA) Contact Tony Penning
Mobile: 07909 833242
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Single Pitch Award Training
- Single Pitch Award Assessment
- Single Pitch Award Refreshers
Tony is sponsored by Sub Zero Technology
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