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AP2309 - Rock Climbing Fundamentals

Credits: 3

Part of a NOLS outdoor skills training experience. Students registering for this course need to register and pay for a NOLS course. The PSU cost per credit is reduced for this course. Introduces students to the skills and risk management associated with rock climbing. Topics may include: selection and use of equipment; management of rock climbing sites; belaying; building climbing anchor systems; and performing basic rescues. Falls, Winterim, Springs, Summers. Prerequisite(s): approval of Adventure Education Program Coordinator.