The objective of this course is to acquire and deepen the basic knowledge necessary to travel in high mountains.

We will form alpine climbers using techniques and maneuvers that will allow the safe practice of this activity (outdoor).



People with experience in mountaineering who have passed the: High Altitude Mountaineering Level I.


  • Terminology

  • Knots

  • Rope teams

  • Climbing on a Glacier

  • Anchors, how and where.

  • Rescue and Self-rescue using pulleys

  • Short-roping skills

  • Vertical progression

  • Rope team efficiency and set up

  • Mixed climbing intro

  • Navigation maps, compasses, altimeter

Course duration

2 days of theory

4 days in the field

At the end of the course the participants will be able to climb safely in complete autonomy, because they will be able to evaluate the risks of their future ascensions.