NZOIA Home Page

1830: Canyon 1 Assessment

For people who guide canyons with short pitches, e.g. less than 30 metres that can be negotiated using simple rope descent techniques, and with moderate physical and water difficulties..

Course ID:1830
Start Date:15-11-2019
End Date: 18-11-2019
Closing Date: 04-10-2019
Member Price: 795.00
Non-member Price: 795.00
Course Discipline: Canyoning
Qualification: Canyon 1
Course Type: Assessment

What is required to complete the application process::
  • Current Membership to NZOIA
  • First Aid
  • Health and Risk Disclosure Form (you will fill this in as part of your online application).
  • NZOIA Canyon Summary Sheet
  • Be 20yrs or over (at time of assessment)
  • Logbook - Canyon

Location: Thames

The holder of this qualification can organise and instruct canyon trips in canyons;

- with short pitches of less than 30 metres

- that can be negotiated using simple rope descent techniques

- with physical and water difficulty up to moderate difficulty e.g. canyons up to approximately grade V3 A3 II

The assesment begins in the evening at 7pm followed by three full days.

Please ensure you meet the minimum skills & experience requirements for this qualification. These are described in the syllabus.

Canyon 1 Syllabus

Find the Canyon Summary Sheet here

NZOIA subsidises all courses by sourcing funding through organisations such as Sport NZ.

NZOIA acknowledges the funding provided to it by:

  • Sport NZ Logo

Follow Us