Multipitch climbing means climbing a long route with several stops on the way, so called belay stations/stand. The climbing between these stops are referred to as a pitch. The first climber arrives at the belay station and belay the second climber up, this is done until the top is reached. This Multipitch climbing course will teach you everything necessary for you to be able to, safely and efficiently, climb long bolted routes. You will learn how to rappel down after the accent, build belay stations, rescue methods, belay technices, ropemanagement and usefull knots.
Please note that this multipitch course only deals with climbing on bolts, see Traditional Climbing – Intro if you want to learn more about placing your own protections.