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RAKTDA Certified Course

  • Ended
  • 7,500 UAE dirhams
  • Hajar Mountains

Service Description

By choosing THIS option, you can reserve your place on the UAE Canyon Leader Training Course and the Assessment Course whilst also making HUGE SAVINGS. We appreciate that many people wanting to become Certified Canyon Leaders also have full time jobs. Many in the outdoor industry work weekends. So we have created flexibility with the availability of the Training Course and the Assessment Course. After you reserve your place on the Training AND Assessment course , you can choose to join ANY Training Course or Assessment Course that is scheduled in 2022. CANYON LEADER TRAINING COURSE: Provide training for students to acquire the fundamental canyoneering skills necessary to be able to competently a lead a group into canyons (dry gorges/wadi descents) rated up to, and including 3A/B PG III and assist with supervised introduction to technical canyoneering skills. Through training and mentoring, increase of technical personal skill sets and expanded situational awareness through the introduction to group leadership roles, associated technical skills and instructional techniques, the candidate can progress onto assessment, where they can operate independently. Check in SERVICES for further information regarding this course and subjects covered. CANYON LEADER ASSESSMENT COURSE: This 4 day ASSESSMENT is based around the demonstration of the core skills required in moving around abseil pitched dry canyons (no water). The candidate will need extensive knowledge and skills and will be assessed on all aspects of the course content, which will cover all the essential aspects such as logistics and safety, the environment and ethics, pre-trip preparations, client safety and briefings, navigation and topos, in canyon safety and leadership, group management, rope handling and equipment usage and care, rope work and knots, anchors and rigging, signals and communications, clients safety protocols and systems, abseiling and rescue scenarios, emergency rope techniques and canyon leadership. Check in SERVICES for further information regarding this course and subjects covered. Remember, Hajar Mountain Adventures is the ONLY organisation given permission by RAKTDA and able to run RAKTDA approved training and assessment courses, that will lead to certification and allow you to apply for the Adventure Activities License so that you may operate legally.

Cancelation Policy

To Cancel or Reschedule you must contact us 48 hours prior to the start of the activity or course. There are NO REFUNDS. Activities and Courses can be rescheduled only.

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