SPRAT Level III
Course Category: Rope
Our SPRAT Level III course is intended to prepare students for the SPRAT Level III certification exam. The course combines both theory and practical exercises in order to ensure that participants have a comprehensive understanding of the material. This is a six day course, wherein the initial five days involve training candidates to execute various rope maneuvers, and day six is the SPRAT III certification exam, with both a written test, and a practical exam. There are numerous maneuvers that students must be proficient at in order to pass the certification exam including all SPRAT level I and II maneuvers, plus: hauling and lowering through knots, pick-off rescue from the bottom loop in a re-anchor, tensioned rope systems, team hauling and more. Candidates must have logged at least 500 hours of work as a SPRAT Level II technician to meet the minimum requirements. Students should be in excellent physical condition to take this course.
*This course is discounted for NATE members.