Short Roping Masterclasses in the Lake District

A mountaineer short-roping someone up steep ground - Chris Ensoll Mountain Guide

Photo credit: Tom Greenwood

A two-day masterclass for full AMI members (MIA holders, MIC trainees and MIC holders) looking to further their knowledge and experience of managing clients in short roping situations, and improve their interpretation of terrain and associated techniques. The masterclass will include:
~ foundations of short roping
~ coaching movement for safe travel over steep ground
~ short roping on consequential ground, scrambles and easy climbs

Venue: Langdale valley plus one other venue in the Lake District

Times: 9.30am to 4.30pm approx

Dates: see the Masterclasses section on our online calendar

Cost: £105

Counts as 2 CPD points for full AMI members

Equipment list:
~ the usual personal gear for a full day out in the mountains
~ a short rope
~ a small rack
~ leather gloves
~ harness
~ helmet

Related blog posts:
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What do our clients say about us?

I just wanted to say thanks ever so much for the great workshop. I really appreciated your generosity and understanding; I learnt loads and would love to do some more training with you in the future.
Carole Feldman, May 2016

The course was geared to what we wanted and Chris put in extra for us. Chris is an extremely professional guide and his knowledge is second to none. He is also a great and enthusiastic teacher. I really enjoyed the weekend, learnt new skills and I will be back again.
Simon Lane, October 2016

Chris was excellent, he had a nice relaxed manner but the days had structure/purpose with just the right amount of content and gaps in between to let the new techniques be practiced and soaked in. I always wanted to do this course with Chris, since hearing about it from my friend. I'm already implementing the new approach!
Paul Bedford, April 2017

A mountaineer short-roping someone up steep ground - Chris Ensoll Mountain Guide