Level 1 BSA Climbing Instructor Training

February 11-13 2022 at Comer Scout Reservation


The course is designed to cover the Climbing Foundations Level I Instructor competencies. The course goal is to ensure that you can safely and effectively support GAC Unit, District, and Council. Training will be conducted following the BSA guidelines of Climb On Safely, Belay On, National Camp Accreditation Program (NCAP) Standards, and GAC’s Climbing/Rappelling Policies and Procedures.

This Level I course is intended for BSA registered adults and are interested in learning and teaching the basics of climbing and rappelling on GAC’s Climbing Towers. Upon successful completion of the course (to include demonstrating climbing/rappelling core competencies), adults will receive their BSA “Climbing Instructor Level I” training card.

The course will begin at 8:00pm on Friday February 11th and conclude at 3:00pm on Sunday February 13th. The cost for the training is $25.00 and includes all training material, food, and housing for the weekend.