Q GAIN ATTENTION. As a lead climber, the success of the climb relies not only on your ability to climb but also on your ability to protect yourself. No matter how well your belay man is at belaying or how good your equipment is, if the protection is improperly placed, the consequences of a fall could be death or serious injury.
2 OVERVIEW. The purpose of this period of instruction is to introduce the student to the basics of pro placement to include placement of chocks, SLCD's, hexes, properly clipping the rope into this protection and how to rack protection. This lesson relates to party climbing.
INSTRUCTOR NOTE: Have students read learning objectives. 3 INTRODUCE LEARNING OBJECTIVES. TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE.
^^In a summer mountainous environment, and given the proper equipment, place rock climbing protection, in accordance with the references.
4| METHOD/MEDIA. The material in this lesson will be presented by lecture and demonstration. You will practice what you learned during upcoming field training exercises. Those of you with IRF's please fill them out at the end of this lesson.
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