The 2 day Tree Climbing, Fall Protection and Work Positioning course I just completed was awesome. James Luce is an incredible instructor making a 9 hour day fly by. Kyle Larden and Shane Blacktopp are also incredible instructors and amazing tree workers in all aspects of their profession and the 2 day session I spent was without a doubt a valuable learning experience that will greatly improve safety in my daily work habits. Thank you Dwayne & Nancy for making this and other courses availabl...
Tree Climbing, Fall Protection, Work Positioning 2-Day Module Are you new to tree climbing?
Are you an experienced climber curious about new gear and techniques?
If you are a climbing arborist currently and would like to upgrade or refresh yourself, or if you would like to learn how to climb trees for the first time, Tree Climbing, Work Positioning and Fall Protection has something for you. This course is designed to educate participants about legislation and safety requirements as they pertain to working in trees as well as train participants in climbing techniques, gear, knots, hitches and climbing definitions. Instructors will explain, demonstrate and coach students in work positioning and fall protection techniques. Participants will practice skills learned and be mentored and coached during the course. Have a class in a tree!
Please note: Spur climbing is not taught in this course. If you wish to learn spur climbing, you need to take Production Tree Removal & Rigging.
Eligibility Recommendations: Inexperienced climbers and/or climbers who have considerable past experience, but are not up to date on current safety issues, legislation, techniques and equipment. It is recommended to take this course prior to taking the “Tree Rope Access” training module. Please note that spur climbing is not taught in this course. If you wish to learn spur climbing, you need to take Production Tree Removal & Rigging.