Climbing for Schools
At Awesome Walls Climbing Centres we believe we can offer an experience a child will not forget. Time and time again we have being praised for our dedicated work helping children from very diverse backgrounds. Teachers, Support workers and Parents have seen the benefits of what we can deliver in a safe and caring climbing environment.
Awesome Walls Climbing Centres have a wealth of experience and knowledge in designing and delivering structured programmes to suit all ages and abilities. As you will know, outdoor and adventurous activities are now part of the PE national curriculum.
Our programs can offer the following:
- Intellectual and physical challenges
- Encourage positive interactions as part of a team
- Problem Solving
- Fun and exciting
- Improves confidence
- Accessible for all abilities and fitness levels
Whether you are interested in a single session to reward high achievers, or as an extended program of sessions to be run week after week, we have something to suit your requirements.
Our teams have extensive experience in mainstream and special educational needs and can tailor courses to the needs of your children.
We are also able to offer the National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS). NICAS is the first ever nationally accredited climbing scheme and Liverpool and Sheffield are both Primary Centres with Stockport also being an awarding centre.
NICAS is now accepted by the leading examination boards of the UK for fulfillment of the GCSE PE Syllabus. Add link to NICAS website
All our centres are members of The Association of British Climbing Walls and members of the British Mountaineering Council, we work strictly to NGB guidelines and follow best practice at all times. Any outdoor climbing is provided using an Adventurous Activities Licensing Authority approved provider.
Looking for Qualifications?
We can provide training opportunities to your team to enhance their skills and experience.
We understand the pressures staff face and the need to provide challenging, appropriate and transferrable activities. We can help train your staff to achieve the following:
- Climbing Wall Award (CWA) training and assessment
- Single Pitch Award (SPA) training and assessment
- First Aid Qualification- 16 hours
- NICAS training for levels 1 and 2
For more information and enquiries about our programmes, please contact your nearest wall or complete the form below:
Liverpool: 0151 298 2422
Stoke: 01782 341 919
Sheffield: 0114 244 6622
Stockport: 0161 4949949