About ACC VA
Alpine Club of Canada
ACC Vancouver Island
Varsity Outdoor Club
ACC Trip Waiver
Basic Mountaineering Course - Fri, May 27 2016, Sat, Jun 4 2016, Sun, Jun 5 2016, Sat, Jun 11 2016, Sun, Jun 12 2016
Download to your Outlook Calendar
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.
|Event Location:||Vancouver / Local Mountains|
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, May 27 2016, Sat, Jun 4 2016, Sun, Jun 5 2016, Sat, Jun 11 2016, Sun, Jun 12 2016
7:00 PM (Carpool Departure: N/A *log in for location*)
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, May 20 2016 1:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||8 hours Average Per Day (not including travel time).|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$90.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
24 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Our basic mountaineering course is designed for
climbers/mountaineers), to learn the skills
necessary for safe
travel in mountainous terrain.|
Mountaineering is a skill that takes years to
experienced at, so our goal for this courses is to
you confident enough with the basic skills.
Following that, you
can go out and practice yourself, as well as
continue to learn
from others on the various trips and camps the
club puts on.
In addition to signing up via
the calendar, you
must also fill
out a Course Application Form to
this course. (the link will open in a new
tab or window).
Signup order (via the calendar) has no
significance for this
course as we use your application submission date
and Training Coordinator will review and
approve applications during the first two weeks of
following which you will be notified.
You should download and read the course handout
ahead of time.
Pre-Course Meeting (May 27) takes place in
location to be announced later).
Meeting June 4: TBA
Meeting June 11: St. David's Church parking lot at
the Taylor Way
exit of Hwy 1, see this Map
|How to Get There:|
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||0Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||
Log in for location
Log in for directions
** Vancouver Transit Info
- Applicants must belong to Vancouver Section of
Club of Canada at the time of the course.
If within the first week after registration opens,
there are more
than 24 qualified members signed up for the event,
will be selected randomly from those applicants.
selection is by order of signup (via completion of
- Registration is not complete until you've signed up and, if required, paid in full to the Alpine Club of Canada Vancouver Section, either through PayPal, or sent to the Event Leader.
- When a minimum group size appears, this is to let you know that the event will be cancelled with refunds to those who have already paid, if the minimum number of registered participants is not met.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.
|Cost & Payment:|
|Cost Includes:||All course fees excluding travel costs.|
Does not include equipment rental. It is club
provide a 50% rebate on the cost of gear rented to
participation in the course.
Save your rental cost receipts and present them to
the club's Skills and
who can forward to our treasurer (who can issue
you a cheque).
DO NOT PAY until you
been notified of your acceptance into the course.
|Payment Cut Off:||Payment must be received by the ACC VA on Fri, May 20 2016.|
|Make a Payment:||Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!