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Are you leading, or thinking of leading, Alpine
trips for the Club?
Being able to effectively rescue your climbing
partner in a bad
situation is a key skill that we hope to never
use, but need to be
dialled in. Advance your level of training on this
course and receive
mentorship from renowned Rescue Professional and
This weekend will focus on advanced rescue skills
from a multi-
perspective. Participants will need to have
previously taken a rope
rescue course or have similar experience.
Have taken Rope Rescue 101 (ACC Calgary)
moderately graded rock .
This course is arranged through Rescue Dynamics
and is taught
by Cyril Shokoples is an internationally
guide, owner of Rescue Dynamics and Past President
Association of Canadian
Mountain Guides. Cyril has received the
Award from both the ACC and the ACMG. In 2013,
inducted as an honorary member of the ACC. He has
ACC's North Face National Leadership Courses for
the past 15
years and has a long history of instruction with
See the notes section below for more
information and full payment details.
Required Items to Bring:
A list of equipment need will be provided once
Recommended Items to Bring:
How to Get There:
To be provided to accepted registrants
The cost of this course is $267.50. To send
payment via PayPal, enter your email and
click the "Buy Now" button. You will be redirected
to a PayPal confirmation page.
Be sure to supply the following to the treasurer
(treasurerTandL@acccalgary.ca) when you send
Name, Full address including postal code, phone
course/event title and date, Trip
Leader/Coordinator. Please send this payment
confirmation email to the
trip coordinators as well.
All participants are required to complete a
medical form and
waiver before each course. Participants are
responsible for their
climbing equipment, food, boots, clothing and
participants do not have the requisite equipment,
much of the
technical gear can be provided for climbing
courses if the
is contacted well in advance.
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
No cancellations after payment received.
*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non- recoverable costs).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.
Trip Feedback If you have any feedback, positive or negative, concerning this trip or any other, we want to hear from you!
Click here to be directed to our "Contact Us" page and contact the appropriate Chair person or the Section Chair. This is also a simple way to make your section executive aware of any praises, suggestions or problems you may have with any area of the Calgary Section of the ACC.
Thank you for your response.
Registration for this event closed on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 12:25 PM.