Mountaineering

 

Mountaineering (Search and rescue techniques)

 

This unit is for Cadets currently in 9th grade or above in the current school year and are interested in learning the skills of both ascending and descending mountains, and rescue operations. Cadets may earn the Mountaineering Qualification Badge if they successfully complete the course. Subjects covered in the course are listed below:

Rappelling

Knots/Belaying

Mountain Rescue: Low Angle/High Angle

Limited Visibility

Climbing

Instructing Rappel