IRATA Taster Training

Course Overview

Duration
1 day
Course Is Aimed At
Any person wishing to enter the rope access industry with no prior knowledge or skills.
Description
Due to a rapid growth in the rope access industry and a high demand for training courses, Absen rope access specialists Ltd are offering prospective candidates the opportunity to attend an IRATA training course for 1 day to appreciate the levels of physical ability and what is required to pass a course.

This also gives the candidates the ability to understand the industry and see if it really for them!

Course Outline
  • Basic introduction to the industry
  • Medical questionnaire and physical appraisal
  • Introduction to basic rope access equipment
  • Introduction to rope access manoeuvres
Pre requisites
Reasonable level of health & fitness and aptitude to work at height. Minimum age of 18 and speak good English.
Training Ratio
6:1
Certification
No certification will be issued for this course as it is only an appreciation. Operatives who do attend a 5 day IRATA approved rope access course and pass the final assessment will be issued certification valid for 3 years.
Assessment Criteria
Throughout the training, prospective candidates will be assessed on their ability to work at height safely and use basic rope access techniques.