Summer Holiday Kids, Family & Adult Activities

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This Summer Reading Climbing Centre has a host of activities happening every day to keep the whole family active and entertained!

The holiday activities include:

  • Half day kids holiday club
  • Regular Little Monkeys classes for 5&6 year olds
  • Regular Rock Its classes for 7-11 year olds
  • Hang Time classes for 11-17 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 5&6 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 7-17 year olds
  • NICAS Social Club 7-17 year olds *NEW*
  • Kids Improver Climbing Course 7-17 year olds *NEW*

Did you know we do Family Climbing Taster Sessions and Beginner Courses, to book at a time to suit you (as available)

For the full list of courses available and to book online, please check our bookings page.

BMC Coaching Awards at Reading Climbing Centre

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This June we are hosting a series of BMC Coaching Qualifications and Workshops here at Reading Climbing Centre run by the CCG Head Coach and GB Junior Lead Coach Ian Dunn.

These Qualifications and Workshops include:

Development Coach Assessment – Monday 15th June 2015

FUNdamentals 1 – Tuesday 16th June 2015

FUNdamentals 2 – Wednesday 17th June 2015

FUNdamentals 3 Physical Training – Thursday 18th June 2015

Foundation Coach Training – Friday 19th June 2015

If you wish to find out more about the Coaching Scheme please click here or if you’re interested in booking on any of the above, please email info@readingclimbingcentre.com or call 0118 975 6298…

May Half Term Kids Sessions

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This May Half Term Reading Climbing Centre has a host of activities happening every day to keep the whole family active and entertained!

The holiday activities include:

  • Full day kids holiday club
  • Daily Little Monkeys classes for 5&6 year olds
  • Daily Rock Its classes for 7-11 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 5&6 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 7-11 year olds
  • Family/friends Climbing Taster Session, to book at a time to suit you (as available)

For a full timetable of courses and to book online, please check our bookings page.

 

Instructor Courses Running at RCC this Spring

Qualifications

16 Hr First Aid Course - Now Fully Booked!

Monday 20th & Tuesday 21st April 2015

 

CWA TrainingNow Fully Booked!

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th April 2015

The Climbing Wall Award trains and assesses candidates in the skills required to supervise climbers on purpose built artificial climbing walls and boulders. It is ideal for people who work at climbing walls or at venues with permanent or mobile climbing towers.

Is it for me?

The prerequisites for registration are as follows:

  • You must be at least 17 years old (18 at assessment)
  • You should have at least 6 months of experience of using a variety of climbing walls
  • You should have an interest in climbing and in supervising groups on climbing walls

CWLA Training - Now Fully Booked!

Thursday 7th May 2015

This award trains and assesses candidates in the skills required to teach lead climbing skills on indoor or outdoor artificial climbing walls and structures with fixed protection. It builds on the skills gained through either the Climbing Wall Award or Single Pitch Award, one of which candidates must hold to access the Climbing Wall Leading Award scheme.

Is it for me?

Registration for the Climbing Wall Leading Award is an application process, during which your experience of logged sessions as a Climbing Wall Award holder or Single Pitch Award holder, along with your personal indoor climbing experience, is taken into account.

The prerequisites for registration are as follows:

  • You must be at least 18 years old
  • You must hold either the Climbing Wall Award or the Single Pitch Award
  • You must have an up to date logbook (ideally DLOG) with evidence of the following…
  • 50 led routes
  • Climbed at 3 different major climbing walls
  • Belayed a lead climber 50 times
  • 25 lead routes at grade F6a on indoor climbing walls
  • 20 supervising sessions after passing either Climbing Wall Award or Single Pitch Award
  • A referee within your digital logbook who can endorse your experience

CWA Assessment – Only 2 spaces left!

Thursday 28th May 2015

 

For more info on how to book please email info@readingclimbingcentre.com

 

Easter Holiday Sessions, Courses & Opening Times

 

This Easter Reading Climbing Centre has a host of activities happening every day to keep the whole family active and entertained!

The holiday activities include:

  • Full day kids holiday club
  • Daily Little Monkeys classes for 5&6 year olds
  • Daily Rock Its classes for 7-11 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 5&6 year olds
  • Kids Intro to Climbing Course for 7-11 year olds
  • Family/friends Climbing Taster Session, to book at a time to suit you (as available)

For a full timetable of courses and to book online, please check our bookings page.

Easter Opening Hours

Well the good news is, we are open as normal….

Monday to Friday: 10am – 10pm

Saturday & Sunday: 10am – 6pm

Happy Easter!!!!