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Climbing courses

Active Blackpool offer climbing courses and 1-1 tuition for both adults and children.

Pay and play courses

Adult and Junior (ages 5 to 17) pay and play courses can be booked online and is for all abilities including complete beginners. Due to COVID-19 adult climbers will climb on an auto belay or one to one with an instructor to ensure no mixing between participants.

You must pre book your sessions online or via the Active Blackpool app. You must hold a leisure card or membership to be able to book into these sessions. You can sign up for a leisure card or membership online or Book a tour appointment with a membership advisor. Please note pay and play courses are not included in the Health and Fitness membership. 

Adult pay and play courses are at the following times:

Course dates
Day Time Wall
Monday 8.00pm to 9.00pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 8.00pm to 9.00pm Climbing Wall
Friday 8.00pm to 9.00pm Climbing Wall

Junior pay and play courses are the following times (please note for under 8’s a parent must remain on site):

Course dates
Day Time Wall
Friday 6.45pm to 7.15pm Climbing Wall
Friday 7.15pm to 7.45pm Climbing Wall

Child Learn 2 Climb courses

Children follow the National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS) programme through levels 1 to 4.

Children must be aged between 7 and 17 years and the current timing of our classes and are shown below.

Please complete the enquiry form if you would like to enquire about joining your child onto these classes.

NICAS Level 1

NICAS Level 1 times
Day Time Wall
Monday 5.50pm to 6.45pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 4.45pm to 5.40pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 5.50pm to 6.45pm Climbing Wall
Thursday 5.00pm to 5.55pm Climbing Wall
Friday 5.40pm to 6.35pm Climbing Wall
Saturday 1.25pm to 2.20pm Climbing Wall

Nicas Level 2

NICAS Level 2 times
Day Time Wall
Monday 4.45pm to 5.40pm Climbing Wall
Monday 5.50pm to 6.45pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 5.50pm to 6.45pm Climbing Wall
Friday 5.40pm to 6.35pm Climbing Wall
Saturday 2.30pm to 3.25pm Climbing Wall

Nicas Level 3

 NICAS Level 3 times
Day Time Wall
Monday 6.55pm to 7.50pm Bouldering Wall
Wednesday 4.45pm to 5.40pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 6.55pm to 7.50pm Bouldering Wall
Friday 5.40pm to 6.35pm Climbing Wall

Nicas Level 4

NICAS Level 4 times 
Day Time Wall
Monday 6.55pm to 7.50pm Climbing Wall
Wednesday 6.55pm to 7.50pm Climbing Wall

Parent waiting area 

You have the option to wait whilst your child is in their class and for under 8’s a parent/guardian must remain on site. Seating is limited to a one parent per child policy.

If you are staying whilst your child is in the class you must check in at reception and you must hold a leisure card or membership to be able to check in.

Once you have dropped off your child, you will need to access the waiting area on the balcony by going up in the lift situated near the exit of the building. Please do not move the seating as it has been spaced 2 meters apart.

1-1 Tuition

We offer 1-1 tuition for adults and juniors of all abilities including complete beginners.

Please complete the enquiry form if you would like to enquire about 1-1 tuition.

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