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Pacific Ropes offers an exceptional IRATA Rope Access training experience!

As contemporary urban and industrial spaces become more complex in design and geography, holding IRATA certification ensures that you will have access to the overall industrial Rope Access job market, and most uniquely, within IRATA member companies globally. IRATA is the most well recognized certification to carry worldwide and our team is equipped to prepare you for any level of IRATA certification you are ready to conquer!

 

IRATA Level 1

IRATA L1 is intended for anyone who has no previous Industrial Rope Access experience. IRATA L1 certification is for anyone that has to complete work at-height using an industrial 2 rope system. Upon successfully completion, you will be able to practice Rope Access as a technicians for all IRATA member companies globally. 

  • Introduction to IRATA
  • Care and maintenance of PPE
  • Harness assembly
  • Descender/Backup/Rope Clamps/Cowstails
  • Ascent/Descent/Change Overs
  • Ascent with Descender
  • Descent with Ascenders
  • Bagging/Coiling a rope
  • Basic Anchors & Y Hangs
  • Passing Deviations / 4 Rope Transfer
  • Rope Protection
  • Edge Obstruction
  • Small & Large Rebelays
  • Horizontal Aid Climbing

 

IRATA Level 2

IRATA L2 certification is intended for anyone who has completed their L1 and meets the IRATA L2 prerequisite requirements for training admittance. The L2 course goes beyond the basics and focuses on advanced rigging techniques developed to achieve more complex access solutions. One and two person rescues will be emphasized. 

  • Introduction to documents/logbooks
  • Certification Validity, Medical Condition 014R
  • Checking of Equipment
  • Basic Rigging
  • Forces & Angles
  • Suspension Trauma
  • Ascent & Deviation Rescue
  • Rigging Re-belays & Deviations
  • Mechanical Advantages of Hauling Systems
  • Small Re-belay Rescue
  • Rope to Rope Rescue
  • Horizontal Aid Climb Rescue
  • Rigging Edge Obstruction, With Rope Protection; Aid Climbing & Rescue
  • Rescue from Shock Absorbing Lanyards

IRATA Level 3

IRATA L3  is intended for anyone who is required or interested in supervising a team of Rope Access technicians on a job site. This course will prepare applicants to lead their teams through complex and advanced rigging and rescue scenarios, while emphasizing the need for excellent leadership skills, paperwork, and job site management.

  • Equipment Set Up Theory & Practical
  • Reviewing of Level 1 & 2 Syllabus
  • Reporting & PPE Through Examinations
  • Short Link Rescue
  • Rescue Passing Knots
  • Rescue Hauling, Passing Knot Rescue
  • Large Re-belay Rescue; Rope Transfer Rescue
  • Rigging with Rope Protection
  • Review of Hauling Systems
  • Team Rescue
  • Supervision
  • Validity of First Aid Certification
  • Review of IRATA Certificate’s Validity
  • Check Log Books

Pre-requisites IRATA Level 1

For IRATA level 1 training, you’ll need to be at least 18 years of age and be able to provide government ID or passport details. IRATA Rope Access training is physically demanding so you’ll need to make sure:

* You have good strength‐to‐weight ratio and average to good cardio fitness level
* Healthy joints and full‐function of extremities (especially hands)
* Recommended maximum body weight of 220 lbs for people up to 6 ft tall

Pre-requisites IRATA Level 2

To prepare for IRATA level 2 rope access training, you’ll need:

* Minimum of 12 months as a Level 1 IRATA Rope Access Technician
* Minimum of 1000 logged hours of rope access work
* Valid logbook signed off by an IRATA Level 3 Supervisor
* Valid L1 IRATA ID card

Pre-requisites IRATA Level 3

To prepare for IRATA level 3 rope access training, you’ll need:

* Minimum of 12 months as a Level 2 IRATA Rope Access Technician
* Minimum of 1000 logged hours of rope access work
* Valid logbook signed off by an IRATA Level 3 Supervisor
* Current First Aid Certification (OFA 1 or higher)
* Valid L2 IRATA ID card



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