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ArborMaster Arborist Rigging Applications for Climbers & Aerial Lift Users

Date: November 9, 2017 - November 10, 2017
Location: Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
Organizer: ArborMaster Training
Sponsor: ArborMaster Training
Description: ArborMaster L1 Arborist Rigging Applications FOR CLIMBERS

• L1 Tree Climbing Methods & Best Practice
• L1 Precision Felling, Chainsaw Handling, Safety, and Ergonomics

Course Description:
The participants will be educated in modern arborist rigging applications; and learn about the tools and techniques that make rigging safer, easier, and more efficient. Basic concepts of physics, system dynamics, force management, and factors of safety will be introduced as they relate to rigging systems. This course emphasizes safety, skill development, and productivity; and consists of both theoretical and practical learning activities.

Course Topics
• Rigging Safety and Risk Management
• Rigging Physics
• Rigging Lines and Rope Tools
• Rigging Hardware
• Rigging Cutting Techniques
• Rigging Techniques

ISA and CTSP Continuing Education Units: ISA Certified Arborists and TCIA CTSPs will receive 16 CEUs.

For full course outline and current availability, contact ArborMaster.

ArborMaster L1 Arborist Rigging Applications FOR AERIAL LIFT USERS:

2-Day Module
•Aerial Lift Operations Module (or signed waiver)
•L1 Precision Tree Felling module

This course is for arborists who do not climb and will be working in an aerial position from an aerial lift device.

Course Description:
Traditional as well as new energy efficient, low impact, methods of rigging are taught. Emphasis is placed on the most productive tools and techniques in order to reduce the risk of accidents. Discover and learn to manage the forces involved in rigging operations.

Course Topics:

•Physical Fitness
•Plan Your Work & Work Your Plan
•Personal Safety:
P.P.E.: - Personal Protective Equipment
•Risk Management and Personnel Safety:
•Basic Physics and Rope Rigging
•Ropes for Rigging
•Rigging Hardware
•Cutting Techniques
•Log and Limb Lowering

ISA and CTSP Continuing Education Units: ISA Certified Arborists and TCIA CTSPs will receive 16 CEUs.

Contact Name: ArborMaster Training
Contact Phone: 860-429-5028
Contact FAX: 860-429-5058
Contact Email:

Registration: ArborMaster Training
CEUs available: Yes

Start Date: 8:00 AM, November 9, 2017
End Date: 5:00 PM, November 10, 2017

Address: Biltmore Estate
North Carolina

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