Arborist Technical Rigging
Are you an experienced arborist who is familiar with basic rigging techniques and ready to learn more advanced rigging techniques? Would you like to learn how to assess, set-up, and remove large trees using blocks, pulleys, slings and multiple ropes, safely and efficiently; and have fun doing it as well? Arborist Technical Rigging will teach you how to work as a team, using new tools and techniques under expert guidance and coaching in real world situations. The Arborist Technical Rigging module is designed to provide skilled tree workers with education and practice in making sound designs on how to plan and set up complex rigging systems. This course is recommended for those arborists who are already experienced with basic rigging techniques. Advanced training is provided in a hands-on teamwork format that provides participants with the skills needed to remove large trees in confined locations or surrounded by obstacles with a low impact.
This course meets the ANSI/ASSE Z490 Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health, and Environmental Training as well as ANSI Z133.
*Depending upon the site location, this course may be taken using an aerial lift. Due to license & insurance requirements, any participants wanting to perform work with an aerial lift device during the training program must arrange to bring their own device. Please contact our office for further information.