Self Rescue

Self rescue:essential knowledge for any climber

  • Evacuating an injured casualty from a crag using a Y hang or equivalent.
  • Specialist rescue techniques such as hoist systems, hauling techniques – assisted and unassisted hoists, and escaping the system.
  • Ascending and descending a fixed rope e.g. prusiking and passing knots
  • Rescuing an injured leader


We can arrange a location to suit you. Anywhere in the UK.


Most people progress onto our Ice-climbing course or basic mountaineering course.


This is a two day course

This course is run by either an MIA, MIC, Guide, military equivalent or professional climber

Cost: £360 but we can take 4 students

This course is run on demand for more information email us at