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Indoor to Outdoor Conversion

Indoor to Outdoor Conversion

Need to feel the sun at your back and the wind in your hair?  This is the course for climbers who are dreaming of the great outdoors or have made the transition and want to solidify their skills.  Learn the ropes and take your climbing outside on this single pitch sport climbing course.

It just felt like we were out there with a mate that was good at climbing, it was very personalised.  Our instructor asked us what we wanted to get out of the weekend and made sure he ticked those boxes.  We all got exactly what we wanted – Matt, Indoor to Outdoor Conversion, 2015

Read more about the Indoor to Outdoor Conversion Course on our blog.

Indoor to Outdoor Conversion course reviewed on The Outdoor Type. 


  • This course focuses on technical roping skills so you don’t have to crank or climb a certain grade.  Our instructors talk to all participants before the course. We’ll ask you about your experience, interests, abilities and aspirations to make sure that we deliver what you are looking for.

Upcoming Course Dates

  • By Demand
  • Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th March 2021 – Places Filling Quickly

Please contact us to organise a date to suit you

2 Days $500 per person incl GST

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This course equips you with the skills and knowledge you need to:

  •   Competently lead, belay and clean single pitch sport routes outdoors
  •   Assess the bolts and other fixed gear that protects you
  •   Recognise, prevent, respond to and solve the most common sportclimbing challenges
  •   Make wise decisions in an outdoor cliff environment

What’s provided:

  • Free download of full course notes
  • Printout of key concepts for note taking during the course
  • Pre-course chat with your instructor
  • All personal climbing equipment*
  • Climbing hardware (ropes, draws and lots more)
  • Course completion certificate (by request)

If required:

  • Rain jacket
  • Thermals and fleeces

What you need:

  • Transport to the crag. Locations vary, but most courses are within a 20 minute drive from Blackheath, Blue Mountains. Transport options are available on request
  • Lunch (unless specifically listed)

* We encourage you to bring your own climbing shoes, harness and any other climbing equipment you have.  If you don’t have anything, no worries, we can fit you out from scratch.

When you book we will send you more information about where and when we meet and what to bring.

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