IRATA Taster Training

Course Overview

1 day
Course Is Aimed At
Any person wishing to enter the rope access industry with no prior knowledge or skills.
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
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.