Climbing Induction

This is the session for anyone who is 14 or over with no experience of bouldering who wishes to come and climb at The Climbing Works unsupervised. The course consists of one and a half hours tuition with one of our qualified instructors, and focuses on how to use the climbing walls safely.

This course is obligatory if you would like to use The Climbing Works but have never climbed before. Once you have completed this session, you are free to use the centre when ever you like unsupervised. If you are over 18 you can also sign in and supervise non-members of The Climbing Works of any age.


Important info for 14-17yr old

If you are between the ages of 14-17 you MUST have a pre-filled junior member registration form with you when you come to do your induction. If you are 14 or 15 then a parent / guardian must be present at time of the induction. Junior members cannot sign in any guests at any time.



Monday 7.30pm – 9.00pm

Sunday 10.30am – 12.00pm


£20 per person (if you are a member of the Mini-Works already or an Independent Sheffield card holder, the cost is only £10)

Including registration fee, equipment hire and instruction




Once you have completed an induction you can come and climb whenever we are open. You can Pay as you go or avail of one of our membership options. We run FREE adult coaching sessions for those new to the sport so you can learn basic to advanced techniques under the instruction of one of our coaches. More info on these sessions here>>


If you can't do an induction on either a Monday or Sunday we can do private inductions at a time suitable to yourself. These cost £25 and last one hour.