BCAP Basic Canopy Access Proficiency

Designed to get you up into the trees safely and teach basic climber rescue.

Syllabus:
1. Personal Protective Equipment operation/safe working parameters
2. Canopy line installation via catapults/crossbows
3. Basic rigging, including safe anchor point selection
4. Rope manoeuvres: getting around at height in the canopy
5. Rescue techniques including realistic role-play scenarios
6. Kit maintenance and work at height protocols including risk assessment
7. Visual tree assessment methodology

Five days including independent assessment on last day.

£595 + VAT per person.

**New 2015 Course Dates**

  • 5th – 9th January 
  • Stourhead Gardens, Wiltshire, UK [On-site accommodation available].
  • 16th – 20th March
  • Stourhead Gardens, Wiltshire, UK [On-site accommodation available].
  • 13th – 17th April
  • Yorkshire Arboretum, UK – in partnership with Hull University
  • April 27th – May 1st & May 4th – May 8th
  • Tree Top Manu; Crees Foundation, Manu National Park, Peruvian Amazon.
  • June dates tbc
  • Mount Edgcumbe, Cornwall – in partnership with Plymouth University

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