Competent Tower Climber/Rescuer
Course Category: Fall Protection and Rescue
This fast paced training program meets the National Association of Tower Erectors climber training standards. The program provides climbers with a comprehensive overview of the highest regulatory and safety standards in the industry – Including OSHA, ANSI, and State Plan regulations and standards. The training provides individuals with the required skills and knowledge to safely recognize, evaluate and control hazards related to tower work. It also teaches participants climbing techniques, proper selection of fall protection equipment and how to properly plan, set up rescue equipment, and rescue a victim through simulated drills. This course includes both classroom and hands-on training.
*This course meets or exceeds the minimum requirements outlined in the NATE Climber/Rescuer Training Standard (NATE CRTS).
**Pre-requisite: Competent Tower Climber participants must hold current certificate; have 90-days climbing experience.