Vertical Adventures offer a wide range of educational experiences.
Starting with hands on experiential climbing. This can be done through our Rock Hoppers Program or our Adult courses.
We also offer assistance with PE and Outdoor Education NCEA assessments Level 1 to 3. Over the last 7 years
Vertical Adventures has also run Business Studies Classes aimed at Level 1-2 Visiting a small business.
Bring your school group to Vertical Adventures! We are an excellent location for a PE group to come out and experience rock climbing! Our instructors can tailor our sessions to emphasis physical training, team building and safety systems, and/or fun challenges.
We have special deals and prices for schools. Call us today for more details on what we can offer you!
Business study groups
Vertical Adventures is able to offer your business study students a full day visit to our gym. The lectures are delivered by the business owner, Darrin Worsfold. Darrin is a Builder, Teacher, Youth Worker, Outdoor Instructor and the owner of 2 business’s. The topics that Darrin explains to the students, using his life and his business as a focus, include;Entrepreneurship, ownership structure, human resource management, business communication, marketing and sources of finance. He also looks at the difficulties involved in setting up a business in the leisure industry during an economic downturn. These lectures are split up with climbing sessions, where the students are allowed to try out the climbing for themselves. There is also opportunities to ask the staff and Darrin, any questions they may have.
OUR TRAINING VIDEO
There are plenty of things that you can do to get started on your rock climbing training right at home. Please refer to the below resources and video that are great for newcomers and experts to further sharpen you skills.
You can watch all of our videos on our YouTube channel
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To provide a safe environment for people of all abilities and ages to experience climbing while having fun and enjoying each others company.
Vertical Adventures is a member of NZOIA (New Zealand Outdoor Instructors Association).