Advanced course allowing supervision of a wide range of work sites. Candidates must possess an IRATA level 3 certificate.
IRATA rope access supervisor is an advanced course allowing supervision of a wide range of work sites.
Theoretical content includes detailed knowledge of applicable legislation, competence in inspection and care of equipment, casualty care, risk assessment and method statements and site management requirements.
A level 3 supervisor is capable of site supervision for rope access work projects and be conversant with relevant work techniques and legislation. They should also be able to demonstrate all the skills and knowledge required of levels 1 and 2 and have a comprehensive knowledge of advanced rescue techniques.
The IRATA Level 3 Revalidation course covers:
- All level 1 and 2 theory sections but to greater depth of understanding than at these levels plus: risk assessment, method statements, equipment inspection, management and records, rescue management.
Practical skills covered include:
- Full range of technical and/or complex access and rigging techniques
- Fall protection methods
- Advanced rescue
- Lead climbing
- Application of pulley systems.
- All techniques from levels 1 and 2 plus advanced rescue, tensioned ropes, short link, descent passing knot, large re-belay
ACWAHT (Advisory Committee for Work at Height Training) syllabus is also covered in this course.
The National Access and Rescue centre holds public and professional indemnity insurance which includes personal injury. You should be aware that not all training providers have this cover.
You can take your re-assessment early: If an IRATA Rope Access Supervisor undertakes a re-assessment at the same level up to six months before their current expiry date their new expiry date will be 3 years from the last assessment expiry date.
15% off equipment online for training candidates. Once you have successfully completed a heightec training course, you will be issued with your electronic certificate together with a discount code which can then be applied at the checkout when you shop on our web. View our height safety & rescue equipment.
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