Canyoning Workshops

White Water Canyoning Workshop

This two day workshop is for recreational and professional canyoneers who want to further their knowledge and confidence in white water canyons. The workshop covers personal progression techniques and rescue specifically in swift water canyons. The white-water workshop encompasses the newest techniques and theory for swift water progression and rescue in the canyon
environment.

The workshop will be delivered by George Yates (ICOpro Senior Trainer) and Ben Case (ICOpro Instructor).

Daily Schedule:

Day 1 – Personal progression and hydrology
In canyon day – This day will be focused on personal progression in swift water. Understanding canyon hydrology, swimming techniques, managing equipment and a group. Setting tension diagonals, guided rappels in swift water, trap pool escape, undercut and siphon awareness, and optimising equipment.

Day 2 – Personal progression and Rescue
In canyon day – This day is focused on more advanced progression techniques for swift water environments. Advanced guided rappel set up, techniques and understanding, river crossing, floating anchors, contact rescues (livebait), rope throwing, foot entrapment, and Y-lowers.

N.B This is an intermediate level workshop where canyoning experience is required. You must becomfortable around moving water and be able to abseil confidently. You must be minimum 18 years
old.

Email us: info@thecanyoningcompany.co.uk

Call us: 07565542766

Canyoning is what we do!

Start DateEnd DateTrainer(s)LocationAvailabilityCost
2nd May 20203rd May 2020
George Yates and Ben CasePerthshire, Scotland8£200.00
Whitewater canyoning

Advanced White Water Canyoning Workshop

This one-day workshop is designed for experienced recreational and professional canyoneers. This course is a great add on to the white-water canyoning workshop. The course will be focused on vertical rescue, scenarios on rope in waterfalls, vertical foot entrapment, stabilisation and direct rescue techniques. The workshop is designed for canyon leaders who may be required to perform vertical rescue in swift water.

The workshop will be delivered by George Yates (ICOpro Senior Trainer) and Ben Case (ICOpro Instructor).

Daily Schedule

Day 1 – Vertical Rescue

On to the ropes with converting fixed to releasable systems, double releasable systems, vertical direct rescues, stabilisation techniques, self-rescue, rope cutting, ascending in the flow.

Day 2 – Canyon crossings (Tyroleans), Vertical foot entrapment drills, Scenarios.

N.B White water advanced canyoning workshop is an intermediate to advanced level workshop. You must be able to ascend rope and be very comfortable in swift water. You must be minimum 18 years old

Email us: info@thecanyoningcompany.co.uk

Call us: 07565542766

Canyoning is what we do!

Start DateEnd DateTrainer(s)LocationAvailablityCost
16th May 202017th May 2020George Yates and Ben CasePerthshire, Scotland6
£220.00
Advanced White Water Canyoning
Technical White Water Canyoning