Lead Climbing Parental Consent Form

This form is for instructed climbing sessions only

Relevant Sessions: Young Climbers Club (if lead climbing), Junior lead climbing courses

Activities: Toprope Climbing, Autobelays, Traversing, Bouldering, Lead Climbing

Climber Details
Name of Climber *
Name of Climber
Climbers' D.O.B *
Climbers' D.O.B
Date of Birth for the Lead Climber
Parent or Guardian Details
This is the person giving consent for the under 18 to participate & the person we will contact in case of emergency,
Parent or Guardian Name *
Parent or Guardian Name
You must be either the parent or the legal guardian of the child in order to give consent.
Giving Consent
BMC Participation Statement *
The BMC recognises that climbing and mountaineering are activities with a danger of personal injury or death. Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.
Acknowledgement of Risk *
Indoor climbing is a physical and demanding sport, which has inherent hazards associated with it. The Foundry Climbing Centre & Foundry Climbing Coaching Limited (and/or associated and/or subsidiary companies) takes all necessary precautions to try and ensure the safety of all participants. Accidents can happen without any contributory negligence from the centre or its staff. The Foundry Climbing Centre & Foundry Climbing Coaching Limited (and/or associated and/or subsidiary companies) can accept no responsibility for loss or damage to personal property or for personal injury not arising as a result of its own act or default Each participant should familiarise themselves with the hazards and try to minimise them as much as possible by complying with the risk management guidelines of The Foundry Climbing Centre and Foundry Climbing Coaching Ltd (and/or associated and/or subsidiary companies'). It is understood that individuals participate at their own risk. Individuals will be asked to provide explicit consent that they or anyone under their care can participate in the activities. At any stage participants can ask to see our Risk Assessment, ask a member of staff about the risks of the activity or email fic@foundryclimbing.com or wall@founderyclimbing.com for more information.
The Foundry Conditions of Use *
A link to the Conditions of Use can be found below this form..
Toprope Climbing *
Information about Toprope climbing can be found below this form.
Using Autobelays *
Information about Autobelays can be found below this form.
Bouldering & Traversing *
Information about Bouldering & Traversing can be found below this form.
Lead Climbing *
Information about lead climbing can be found below this form.
First Aid *
Supervision Limitations *
We can only take responsibility of your child for the duration of the booked climbing session. You must ensure arrangements have been made to take responsibility for your child before and after the arranged climbing session.
"I, the parent or guardian, have been provided with all required information about the risks of indoor climbing and give consent for the under 18 in my care to participate."

The Helmet Waiver

Helmets are always worn when learning to lead climb and until the parent or guardian gives explicit consent to climb without one. Click below to open the helmet waiver form.


Climbing Activities & Risk Management

Click on an image below to find out about the different climbing activities and how we manage their risks. The info will load in a new window so don't worry about your progress