AMGA SPI Assessment – Kentucky
Date: May 13 - May 14, 2017
Course Category: AMGA SPI Assessment
Instructor: Karsten DelapBook now
The SPI Assessment can be taken directly following the AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Course if the candidate successfully completed the course and meets the Assessment pre-requisites. However, it is highly recommended that the SPI Course graduate takes time practicing an the skills learned on the course before assessment (6-12 months).
You meet the SPI Assessment Pre-requisites if:
- You have successfully completed an AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Course, AMGA Top Rope Site Manager Course, or AMGA Rock Guide Course at anytime in the past.
- You have trad lead climbed a minimum of 40 graded rock climbing routes. A large number of these should be at 5.6 grade and hopefully on a variety of rock types.
- You are capable of comfortably lead climbing 5.6 traditional routes (leader placing protection). You will demonstrate your leading ability on a variety of routes on the assessment.
- You are capable of comfortably climbing 5.8 while on a top rope.