The Enrollment Date is: 8 January 2020 (Wednesday)

Sport Climbing Elementary Certificate Course

This course follows the syllabus of the Sport Climbing Elementary Course of China Hong Kong Mountaineering and Climbing Union (CHKMCU).  Course content includes basic climbing techniques and use of artificial climbing holds. Belaying method and safety measure will also be introduced. Participants will learn to use climbing equipment including climbing rope, harness, belaying device and karabiners.  Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive the certificate from CHKMCU.

Climbing Wall, SHSC

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$260
$540

10 People Max.

Course Code : SC 09

Date / Day Time
6, 11 & 13 February 2020 (Tue & Thurs) 1430-1800

Course Code : SC 10

Date / Day Time
6, 11 & 13 February 2020 (Tue & Thurs) 1830-2200

Course Code : SC 11

Date / Day Time
20, 25 & 27 February 2020 (Tue & Thurs) 1430-1800

Course Code : SC 12

Date / Day Time
20, 25 & 27 February 2020 (Tue & Thurs) 1830-2200

Sport Climbing Intermediate Certificate Course (CHKMCU)

This course will follow the syllabus of intermediate course prescribed by China Hong Kong Mountaineering and Climbing Union (CHKMCU).  Participants will learn advance climbing skill and lead climbing techniques.  Participants with full attendance can take the proficiency test for certificate from the CHKMCU.


Prerequisite: Participants must hold the Elementary Certificate of the Union and are recommended to attend the Improver course

Climbing Wall, SHSC

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$540
$760

10 People Max.

Course Code : SCI 01

Date / Day Time
19, 24, 26, 31 March, 2, 7, 9, 16 April 2020 (Tue & Thurs) 1830-2200

Adventure Hike

The program is suitable for individuals with some experience of hiking who would like to have more adventurous hiking experience.  In this programme, participants will be hiking and scrambling with the guiding of the experienced instructors in one of the most famous stream in Lantau Island.  Participants will acquire basic rock climbing and protection techniques during the journey.  Details will be provided before the programme.

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$160
$280

12 People Max.

Course Code : AH02

Date / Day Time Venue
1 March 2020 (Sun) 0900-1700 Lantau Island/ Hong Kong Trail

Course Code : AH03

Date / Day Time Venue
8 March 2020 (Sun) 0900-1700 Lantau Island/ Hong Kong Trail

Map Reading and Navigation Workshop

This course is to introduce the fundamental techniques of navigation, such as map reading and compass work. Students are expected to practice orientation in the countryside.  No hiking experience is required.

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$180
$240

16 People Max.

Course Code : MP 01

Date / Day Time Venue
21 & 28 March 2020 (Sat) 0900-1700 Lantau Island/ Hong Kong Trail

Rock Climbing Day

The course covers basic knowledge of rock climbing including the use of equipment, knot, belaying technique, abseiling and rigging setting. Participants will learn basic techniques of climbing outdoors.  

Point to note: The course will take place in the countryside of Hong Kong and participants should wear sportswear and prepare packed lunch.

Shek O, HK Island or Kowloon Peak

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$240
$380

16 People Max.

Course Code : RC03

Date / Day Time
29 February 2020 (Sat) 0900-1700

Course Code : RC04

Date / Day Time
1 March 2020 (Sun) 0900-1700

Tree Climbing Course

This course is designed for those who want to learn tree climbing.  The course will follow the syllabus of the Elementary Level of International Tree Climbing Association.  Participants will learn the fundamental knowledge of tree climbing and the tree climbing skills including vertical ascent, use of tree climbing equipment, knots and etc.


Participants will learn to use climbing equipment including climbing rope, harness, belaying device and karabiners.  Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive the certificate from International Tree Climbing Association.

Tennis Court 1, SHSC

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$360
$580

6 People Max.

Course Code : TC 05

Date / Day Time
15 & 22 March 2020 (Sun) 1000-1300

Course Code : TC 06

Date / Day Time
15 & 22 March 2020 (Sun) 1400-1700

Wild Camping Craft

Hiking and camping is one of the best way for us to discover the nature.  The programme is designed for those who want to learn the basic skill of hiking and camping.  Participants in the course will learn how to properly pitch and how to safely make the fire for cooking in the wilderness.  After the completion, participants will be able to plan and participate in a recreation camping activity. 

Prerequisites: No

Point to note: 

· Participants must attend the briefing session to prepare the camp.

· All camping gear is provided by IHP except personal clothing and eating utensil.  The course will be carried out by overnight camping format.

HKU Full Time Student
HKU Full Time Staff

 

$220
$460

16 People Max.

Course Code : WCC 01

Session Date / Day Time Venue
Briefing 18 March 2020 (Wed) 1830-2000 LR Seminar Room
Hiking 21-22 March 2020 (Sat-Sun) 2D1N overnight camp Lantau Isalnd