This 40-hour course is intended to prepare candidates for IRATA Level II Technician certification. Level II focuses on more advanced rigging required of the Technician working in a wide variety of environments. Self- and team-rescue, including hauling and lowering skills, will be emphasized. Unlike traditional rescue courses, the course focuses on building efficient rescue skills within a small team.
Candidates seeking certification to IRATA Level II Technician must have appropriate previous industrial rope access experience (current IRATA requirements are 1000 hours ). The minimum age requirement is stands. Participants will be asked to perform moderate to strenuous activities. A physical examination by a doctor is strongly recommended. Candidates will be required to sign a Liability Release Form and a Statement of Medical Condition confirming the absence of known medical conditions that might preclude their ability to safely work at height.