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Course: Rock Rescue - Mon, Jun 17 2019

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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:Squamish Smoke Bluffs
Date(s) & Time:Mon, Jun 17 2019  8:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Jun 16 2019 5:00:00 PM
Event Duration:8 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D2: Moderate
Event Leader(s): Daniel O'Keefe
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Member Cost:$135.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:
This 1 day fully comprehensive Rock Rescue course is designed to meet the needs of climbers wanting to learn high angle rock rescue or to refresh their rock rescue skills with the latest advanced technique and new style multi-use belay devices, all in a perfect, safe, and controlled environment. Participants will leave prepared to execute an efficient rope rescue in varying situations. Please use the following link to book online and use promo code ACC20 to receive a 20% discount for ACC members. https://www.mountainskillsacademy.com/courses/rock- rescue-whistler-squamish/ Full payment is required in advance of the course and a confirmation email will be sent to each participant using the email supplied when booking. Please provide your ACC member number when booking for verification.

Required Items to Bring:
Rock shoes Harness Helmet Belay device Locking carabiner Chalk bag
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Climbing pants or sweatpants T-shirt Mid layer fleece Weatherproof jacket Down or synthetic “puffy” insulated jacket Warm hat and ballcap Light gloves Sunglasses and sunscreen. Sturdy hiking shoes or boots. 25-35L daypack Please make sure to pack a lunch, snacks, and water for the day.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:The course will meet in the Squamish Smoke Bluffs Carpark (just north of the Squamish Adventure Center on Loggers Lane) at 8:15am for a 8:30am start.

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

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$135.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$169.00/Person
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!
*Note: Courses Cancellation Policy Within 10 days by guest: Cancellation notice will result in a 100% forfeit of tuition Outside of 10 days by guest: $75 penalty to reschedule per booking or full refund. If conditions force us to cancel a course or trip we will do all we can to accommodate you at another date. If this isn’t possible we will offer a full refund. We reserve the right to decline rescheduling dates based on availability. Late Arrival Policy Guests arriving more than 15 minutes late for an activity forfeit 100% of the tour price. Courses leave promptly; it is recommended to arrive 15 minutes early to sort out gear and sign waivers.




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