The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Crevasse rescue-Dry school - Tue, Nov 20 2012

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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:3700 Willingdon Av Burnaby
Date(s) & Time:Tue, Nov 20 2012  6:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Nov 20 2012 5:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2.5 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Ian Ross
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Member Cost:$5.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Crevasse rescue systems for self rescue including Prussic practice with and without packs.Assisted rescue usng pulley systems with an emphasis on Z-Pulley systems. If time permits, a visit to the on-campus pub for a beer or other libation.

Required Items to Bring:
Harness, 2 prussic loops,2 locking carabiners,pack and a pulley if you have one
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Class is held at the climbing wall at the BCIT Burnaby Campus in the SE16 building,the same building that house the gym.A map of the campus can be viewed at

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

Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Cost Includes:Use of the BCIT training climbing wall.
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!

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