Vertical Fever Safety Policy:

All courses at Vertical Fever are planned and supervised in a way designed to manage the risk of accident to both clients and instructors, while at the same time providing realistic, practical and beneficial training.

Outdoor activities, by their nature, contain a degree of hazard and risk and despite the greatest care accidents may still occur.

All clients on Vertical Fever courses should be aware that involvement places them at risk of accident and potential injury, possibly serious or even fatal. Under normal circumstances, unless otherwise informed, it is assumed that clients having enrolled on the course of their choice are aware of and accept the inherent risk associated with the activity.

Instructors are employed on the basis of their experience and technical ability and will possess the relevant qualities and have received the appropriate training required to deliver the program.

On rare occasions due to conditions the instructor may decide that to pursue the training on the hill is inappropriate. Vertical Fever will support the instructors’ decision and we will work to provide relevant training in line with the broad aims of the activity.

In order to facilitate safe practice, would all clients please note that in all circumstances the instructions provided by instructors should be followed.

All clients on Vertical Fever courses are required to declare if they have medical conditions or if they are using any medication. All clients should be physically fit for the course they have chosen.

The foregoing terms and conditions will not affect any client’s statutory rights. Please help us to help you. Enjoy your course.

Terms and Conditions

I am aware that it is my responsibility to obtain travel insurance prior to the start of the course

Vertical Fever will not refund your course fee if you cancel your booking less 28 days in advance of your course

Payment is required no less than 28 days before the course start date

In the event that Vertical Fever has to cancel due to unforeseen circumstances a full refund will be offered or an alternative course date

The course does not include food and accommodation unless otherwise stated

Vertical Fever is not liable for any course expenses such as travel and food

Vertical Fever reserve the right to refuse participation of customers believed to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol, no refund will be given

It is the customer’s responsibility to make Vertical Fever aware of any medical conditions prior to course participation

Alternatives will be offered in the event of unprecedented weather conditions