Canyoneering I: Technical Canyoneering
Academic Noncredit

1st of a 3-course series. Also prepares for American Canyoneering Association (ACA) Recreational Canyon Leader and Professional Canyon Guide Certifications. Features ACA Technical Canyoneering course curriculum.

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 Canyoneering I: Technical Canyoneering (PRTL 263)

Summer 2021 Section 2, Starting on: 05/18/2021

Attendance at both meetings (prior to the field program) is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following the first class meeting. 1st of a 3- course series, but may be taken on its own. Technical skills taught based on the ACA international Core Skill standards such as logistics and safety, Leave No Trace ethics, basic knots, intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling and belaying, self-rescue and more. Class meets May 18 & May 25. Overnight camping field trip all day Fri-Sun May 28th - May 30th. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php . If you have any questions please contact your instructor for this class at brucieshapi@gmail.com.

Date(s) Day Time Location
05/18/21 T 6:00 pm -9:00 pm GC 2660
Tuition: $312.00 + Special Fee: $120.00 = $432.00      

Instructor: BRUCE SHAPIRO

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 2, Starting on: 09/01/2021

Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. 1st of a 3- course series, but may be taken on its own. Technical skills taught based on the ACA International Level 1 standards such as logistics and safety, leave no trace ethics, basic knots, Intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling and belaying, self-rescue and more. Class meets Wednesdays September 1st and September 8th. Overnight Camping Field trip all day Fri-Sun September 10th - September 12th. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php. If you have any questions please contact your instructor for this class at bruciechapi@gmail.com

Date(s) Day Time Location
09/01/21 - 09/08/21 W 6:00 pm -9:00 pm JOHN WIDTSOE BLDG 333
Tuition: $318.00 + Special Fee: $120.00 = $438.00      

Instructor: BRUCE SHAPIRO

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: 09/15/2021

Attendance at both class meetings (prior to field trip) is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following the first class meeting. 1st of a 3- course series, but may be taken on its own. Technical skills taught based on the ACA International Level 1 standards such as logistics and safety, leave no trace ethics, basic knots, Intro to anchors and rigging, rappelling and belaying, self-rescue and more. Class meets Wednesdays September 15th and September 22nd. Overnight Camping Field trip all day Fri-Sun September 24 - 26. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php. If you have any questions please contact your instructor for this class at brucieshapi@gmail.com

Date(s) Day Time Location
09/15/21 - 09/22/21 W 6:00 pm -9:00 pm JOHN WIDTSOE BLDG 333
Tuition: $318.00 + Special Fee: $120.00 = $438.00      

Instructor: BRUCE SHAPIRO

This section is currently full.

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

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