The Association of Ringing Teachers offer a series of progressive learning schemes for bell ringers.
Learning the Ropes uses milestones to enable ringers to progress faster and further.
Learning the Ropes is a structured, progressive scheme to learn the art of bell ringing – similar to music grades or karate belts.
Ringers get an individual Personal Progress Logbook and at the completion of each Level are presented with a certificate of achievement from the Association of Ringing Teachers.
Learning the Ropes Plus is an awards scheme for new and experienced ringers alike.
It is provided to encourage and to make provision for those ringers who have completed the Learning the Ropes scheme and want to progress further.
Learning the Ropes Handbells is a progressive learning scheme for change ringing on handbells.
Ringers get an individual Personal Progress Logbook and progress through a series of Levels.
Encourages you, whatever your age, to experience a wide range of ringing activities. In doing so you will meet and engage with more experienced ringers and your ringing will benefit. You should also gain an insight into different aspects of ringing and its culture.