The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Crevasse Rescue-Dry school - Tue, Sep 18 2018

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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.

The Basics:
Event Type:Training
Event Location:BCIT Burnaby campus-Climbing wall-3700 Willingdon Av
Date(s) & Time:Tue, Sep 18 2018  6:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Sep 18 2018 11:00:00 AM
Event Duration:2.5hrs
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Ian Ross
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
Member Cost:$5.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 13 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Self rescue using prussic loops. Assisted rescue with "C" and "Z" pulley. Use of protection like a yates picket. Clipping through protection.

Required Items to Bring:
Harness, 3 locking carabineers,2 pieces of soft chord 5-6 mm in diameter,one 5metres and the other 2 meters or your favorite prussic set up. Do not buy chord from MEC for this purpose. The chord has to be soft.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
A pulley if you have one. We will discuss the characteristics of a suitable pulley.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Building SE 16. the same building as the gym.There is a map on the BCIT website

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Cost Includes:Use of the BCIT climbing wall.
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!

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