The Alpine Club of Canada - Vancouver Section

Crevasse Rescue-Dry School (the last one for a while) - Tue, May 9 2017

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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:BCIT Campus 3700 Willingdon Av, Burnaby
Date(s) & Time:Tue, May 9 2017  6:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Tue, May 9 2017 12:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2.5-3hrs
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, 18 & Older Only
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: 15 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Practice of self rescue using prussic loops to ascend ropes. Various pulley systems for assisted rescue with emphasis on the Z pulley system.If we finish on time we can visit the student pub for a quick beer.

Required Items to Bring:
Harness, belay device,3 locking carabineers, your favorite prussic loops or 2 pieces of chord,1.5 m and 5m in length, 7mm in diameter. The softer the better.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
A pulley if you have one

How to Get There:
Event Directions:At the climbing wall in building SE16,the same building as the gym.

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

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$5.00/Person
Cost Includes:Use of the BCIT 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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