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ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning, & Best Practices

Date: March 19, 2013 - March 21, 2013
Location: San Antonio, Texas, UNITED STATES
Organizer: ArborMaster
Description: ArborMaster L1 Tree Climbing Methods, Work Positioning & Best Practice

Course Description:
The participants will be educated and trained in modern tree climbing systems; and learn about the tools and techniques that make tree climbing and work positioning safer, easier, and more efficient. Basic concepts of physics and mechanical advantage will be introduced as they relate to climbing systems. This course will also introduce participants to work positioning best practice with hand saws & chain saws emphasizing safety, skill and productivity; through both theoretical and practical learning activities.

ISA and CTSP Continuing Education Units: ISA Certified Arborists and TCIA CTSPs will receive 24 CEUs.

Course Topics
• Safety and Risk Management
• Setting Lines and Establishing Tie-in Points
• Climbing Equipment
• Ropes: Care, Construction, and Maintenance
• Climbing Knots and Hitches
• Rope Climbing
• Spur Climbing: Methods and Best Practice
• Climbing Techniques and Methods
• Working Aloft

For full course outline and current availability contact ArborMaster

Contact Name: ArborMaster
Contact Phone: 860-429-5028
Contact FAX: 860-429-5028
Contact Email:

Registration: Visit Fast Facts section at
CEUs available: Yes

Start Date: 8:00 AM, March 19, 2013
End Date: 4:30 PM, March 21, 2013

Address: San Antonio

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