Canyoning Level II Course


About ZA Canyoning Level II Certification

ZA Level II canyoning certification is the highest level for recreational canyoner. The course design for advanced canyoning trip. The training course include advanced rope skills, self rescue and the skill and knowledge for advanced canyon. 


Course Schedule : 1st, 2nd, 9th, 10th, October, 2022  (4days Course)

Course Location : 2 Days rope training area in Taipei, 2 days in canyon of north Taiwan

Instructor : Sam Yang

Register : Please Click ⇒ ZA Course Register System

Group Size : 6 

Tuition : NT$ 12000 (Included Instructor fee, certification fee, textbook, and insurance)                 

 Pre-Requirement :                              
  • ZA Canyoning Level I certification or equal capability (Note).
  • Can swim longer than 100m in open water area
  • 10 canyoning or river tracing experience in at least three different canyons.

Daily Course Information (The exact topics will be dynamic modification)

Day 1 

Location : Rope Skill Training Area
Topics : Level 1 Skills Review / Advanced Ascending Skill / Releasable System / Lower System / Canyon Grading

Day 2

Location : Rope Skill Training Area
Topics : Self Rescue Skill /  Guide Rappelling 

Day 3 

Location : Canyon
Topics :  Canyoning Anchoring / Approaching Rope System / Top Site Management

Day 4

Location : Canyon
Topics :  Team Management / Progress Management / Short Pitch Application

    Course Outline
    • ZA Canyoning Training System
    • Canyon Grading System
    • Route and Trip Plan
    • Leave No Trace in Canyoning
    • Advanced Rope Management
    • Advanced Canyoning Gear
    • Knots
    • Emergency Lead Climbing Skill
    • Guide Rappelling / Ascending
    • Safety Rope 
    • Canyon Anchoring
    • Canyoning Self Rescue
    • Recreational Team Management
    • Risk Management

    Gear Requirement
    • Life Jacket (with U/L certify type III)
    • Helmet  (with CE - EN 1385 or CE - EN 12492 certification)
    • Harness (with CE - EN 12 277 type C certification)
    • Weisuit  (thickness 3mm minimum)
    • Canyoning or river tracing shoes
    • Petzl Huit 8 
    • Canyoning Repelling Device
    • Lanyard (Petzl - CONNECT ADJUST, DUAL CONNECT ADJUST, DUAL CANYON GUIDE)
    • 6 x Pear Shape Locking Carabiner
    • Sewn Prusik Sling (Sterling - Hollow Block)
    • 120cm Sewn Sling
    • 240cm or 180cm Dyneema Sewn Sling
    • Compact Ascender (Ex: Petzl - T_bloc, Basic) 
    • Single Break Pulley  (Petzl - MICRO TRAXION, Edelrid - Spoc)
    • Whistle (FOX40)
    • Goggles