OBJECTIVE: To be effective in the safe leadership of a canyoneering group, competent in mitigating technical challenges, confident in environmental/situational risk assessment, and capable in an emergency.
NOTE: Skills Checklists are cumulative in nature. Students must know all the skills from the 'Core', 'Aspirant', and the 'CL1' Checklists in addition to the skills listed here.
Demonstrate basic understanding of mechanical advantage systems using pulleys for hauling. Understand and explain how various haul systems can increase or decrease the load held by the anchor and amount of effort required.