FAQ: Rope Access Assessments & Evaluations

After successfully completing the 4 days, minimum length, training course for the IRATA certification you’re pursuing (IRATA L1, L2, or L3) and paying the relevant fees, the training member company that trained you (like us) will pass your information onto … Continued

Rope Access Logbook: Questions and Answers

Information on rope access logbooks aren’t always black and white. So, here is a collection of questions you may have:   1) Where do I get an IRATA or SPRAT logbook? Your IRATA and/or SPRAT logbook gets issued to you once … Continued

How To Fill Out Your Logbook Successfully

A logbook is issued to you once you’ve successfully passed your IRATA L1 assessment or SPRAT L1 evaluation. It will have a unique serial number, which is different from your IRATA or SPRAT certification number, and your photo, which you … Continued

SPRAT to IRATA Conversion

If you’re a rope access technician, then you’ve been successfully certified through SPRAT (Society of Professional Rope Access Technicians) or IRATA (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association). According to regulation, both certifications are accepted in BC, Canada. But, that is not … Continued

TACS Chapter 3: Levels of Qualification

Hey Technicians! So, if you’re thinking about becoming an IRATA technician, here is a breakdown of what your IRATA journey will look like! There are three levels or grades that you can achieve. Check out the flow chart below to get … Continued

What makes a great IRATA L3 Technician?

Rope Access Supervisor

Becoming an L3 is actually more important and requires more skill, experience and maturity than most people assume when they join the IRATA system. Rope Techs by their L2 are notoriously known for having big egos and unfortunately this isn’t … Continued

SPRAT Re-certification.

SPRAT card

What happens when your IRATA or SPRAT certificate expires? What does it mean for your work life? For upcoming training for re-certification? Or, moving up a level of certification? Every tech should be well aware of the date of their certification expiration … Continued

IRATA Level 3 Re-Certification.

IRATA CERTIFICATION CARD RED

IRATA LEVEL 3   What happens when your IRATA or SPRAT certificate expires? What does it mean for your work life? For upcoming training for re-certification? Or, moving up a level of certification? Every tech should be well aware of … Continued