Canyon Rescue Workshop - Southern California

2 Days $225

Instructor: Rich Carlson

 

Topics covered will include:

  • Pre-rigging for contingencies
  • Introduction to mechanical advantage
  • Using high directionals for hauling and lowering
  • Converting static rope systems to hauling or lowering
  • Converting releasable rope systems to hauling
  • Tandem rappels and lowers
  • Solo pick-offs
  • Team assist pick-offs
  • Balancier pick-offs
  • Improvised carries

Prerequisites: Solid rappelling skills

Workshop Fee: $225

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  • Dave

    Rich, thanks again for a teriffic class. You have given me a new set of tools to use in the canyons. Thanks to everyone in the group for the help and support!

    February 5, 2013

  • Brenda W.

    Great class...thanks Rich for all the info..now I need to practice so that it all sticks!! Thanks to everyone.. what a fun group!

    February 4, 2013

  • Rich C.

    Awesome group of students. Enjoyed the opportunity to be with them.

    February 4, 2013

  • Bob B.

    Great class and I just love that micro traxion. Wish I could have made the 2nd day.

    February 4, 2013

  • Catalin C.

    I uploaded some video snippets:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gu-KRqv1NaA
    Great workshop, thx Rich&Co. And great group, thx all.

    1 · February 3, 2013

  • Eric P

    Great class, I learned a lot.

    February 3, 2013

  • Brett K.

    Learned a lot about how to get people out of bad situations. Lots of practice now to ingrain it in my skill set.

    February 3, 2013

  • Carlo O.

    I could have sworn I was on the attending list for this workshop. This is the second event that I've signed up for and have had washed out... People wonder why I go canyoning solo. Same reason why we breath our own air.

    January 30, 2013

    • Rich C.

      You were on the roster. Sent you a notice reminding you that payment was due and never heard from you.

      February 1, 2013

  • Bob B.

    Hi Rich, I signed up and paid thru paypal. Paypal shows the payment as unclaimed whatever that means.

    January 31, 2013

  • dancrev

    Looking forward to it! Any specific gear that we shouldn't forget to pack?

    January 27, 2013

    • Rich C.

      It is the rigging/rappelling device used in all of my courses.

      January 27, 2013

    • Brett K.

      It is a truly versatile tool! Rich didn't self-advertise, so I'll advertise for him and point you to it at his store, http://canyonsandcrag...­.

      January 27, 2013

  • Matt M.

    Rich,

    What is the military vets' fee?

    January 18, 2013

    • Rich C.

      Send me a private message and tell me about your service.

      January 18, 2013

  • jonathan l.

    is there a reduced fee for retaking the class?

    January 8, 2013

  • Brett K.

    Flights and hotel are booked. Rental car reserved. I can't wait for this class.

    December 22, 2012

  • Rich C.

    Already enough RSVP's to make this a go. I just edited the description so it no longer shows as pending. It is now CONFIRMED!

    December 22, 2012

  • Jackemeyer

    Also interested in future trainings (Feb is comp exam month!!)

    December 22, 2012

  • errinwalker

    Sorry to missing this. I would love to take this class at some point.

    December 22, 2012

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