Rock Climbing I
Academic Noncredit

Resource management issues, activity skills, safety, consumerism, and environmental ethics associated with rock climbing on federally managed lands. For students who have not previously engaged in rock climbing.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Rock Climbing I (PRTL 230)

Summer 2021 Section 2, Starting on: 07/13/2021

Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops after 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets July 13 only. Climbing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, July 23rd – 25th near Salt Lake City area. Introduction to vertical rock climbing. Top rope climbing fundamentals including proper equipment selection & usage, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing technique, and anchor building. If interested in vertical self-rescue see PRTL 1280, 1282, 1284 below. No overnight camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
07/13/21 T 2:00 pm -4:30 pm JAMES TALMAGE BLDG 140
Tuition: $312.00 + Special Fee: $115.00 = $427.00      

Instructor: WILLIAM MCKAY

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

Fall 2021 Section 1, Starting on: 08/24/2021

Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops after 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Aug 24 only. Climbing Fri, Sat, Sun, Sept. 3 - 5. Surrounding Salt Lake City area. Introduction to vertical rock climbing. Top rope climbing fundamentals including proper equipment selection & usage, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing technique, and anchor building. If interested in vertical self rescue see PRTL 1280, 1282, 1284 below. No overnight camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
08/24/21 T 2:00 pm -6:00 pm BUSINESS CLASSROOM BLDG 212
Tuition: $318.00 + Special Fee: $115.00 = $433.00      

Instructors: TIFFANIE FOGEL, AMANDA RAVENSBERGEN

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Fall 2021 Section 2, Starting on: 10/19/2021

Learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing while spending the weekend in Southern Utah. Locations periodically change and will be announced at the beginning of each semester. Class meets on campus October 19. Climbing field trip November 5-7. This course focuses on the fundamentals of top-rope climbing which include: proper anchor building, belaying, climbing movement, rappelling, and other safe climbing practices. Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drops after the second day following the meeting. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
10/19/21 T 2:00 pm -6:00 pm BUSINESS CLASSROOM BLDG 212
Tuition: $318.00 + Special Fee: $115.00 = $433.00      

Instructor: AMANDA RAVENSBERGEN

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