|Notebook and writing utensils||Helmet||Leather gloves|
|Appropriate outdoor clothing for inclement weather||Personal descent control device (ATC)||Large backpack|
|Hiking/climbing or work boots||Rainwear||4 locking carabiners|
|10 metres of 8mm nylon kernmantle cord||10 meters of 6 mm nylon kernmantle cord (for Purcell prusiks)||Harness: full body or sit/chest combination|
|5 metres of 25 mm or wider nylon webbing (to construct a chest harness and connector strap)|
3:1 systems, 5:1 systems, use of MPD’s, basic knots- bowline, figure eight family, prusik and square knot.