AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor Course

Taught by Nate McKenzie of Ascent Climbing a local all around super-star and AMGA certified instructor and Paradox Sports instructor team member.


  • Client orientation and instruction
  • Teaching general climbing skills including movement
  • Teaching top-rope belay skills
  • Teaching lead climbing and lead belay skills (optional)
  • Equipment and facility use
  • Rescue and emergency procedures
  • Site and risk management indoors


  • AMGA CWI Course Manual
  • Thorough assessment of candidates knowledge, skills and presentation
  • Access to the AMGA professional discount programs
  • 3 year certification w/ successful completion