Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) Refresher Courses in Snowdonia.

Our Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) Refresher Courses in Snowdonia will make sure you make a good impression on your RCI assessment course. On our one day Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) refresher courses we will run through everything you need to know and what to look out for, giving you confidence on your RCI assessment day.

Course Title: C6. Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) Refresher
Duration: 1 day – instruction only
Cost: £180 for the course
Location: Snowdonia, North Wales
Group size: up to 2 clients with 1 instructor

On our Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) Refresher Courses you will receive personalised coaching from a friendly, experienced and patient instructor. You will get advice and tips on all the things that will make you look professional on the day. The course programme is flexible to take account your needs. At the end of the day you will understand the assessment requirements and what you need to work on before your assessment. A very intense day.

Course Outline

  • Review of assessment requirements.
  • Local single pitch venues and group safety.
  • Recap of anchors.
  • Rope techniques and rope management at belays.
  • Top and bottom roping techniques.
  • Belaying techniques for novices.
  • Personal and group abseiling.
  • Avoiding and solving problems.
  • Environmental issues and impacts.
  • Course review and feedback.

Previous Experience/Fitness

Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) training course completed or preparation for your training course. If in doubt contact us for a chat.


You will need clothing and footwear that is appropriate for mountain conditions. You are required to supply your own harness, helmet, belay device, rock shoes and rack.

We are happy to chat to you about what you need from this course on a personal level and arrange a date to suit you.

Contact us to make a booking enquiry.

Get yourself prepared with Mountaineering Joe on one of our Rock Climbing Instructor Award (RCI) Refresher Courses.