Rope Work For Rigging In The Outdoor Environment
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Rope Work For Rigging In The Outdoor Environment

  • First Aid and Rescue
  • Intermediate
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This is a course for anybody involved in rigging safety systems in the outdoor environment e.g. Film Crews, Stunt Riggers and Outdoor Instructors. It will cover twin rope systems associated with industrial based structures or outside location work.

The course provides accredited CPD for full AMI members and MTA members and will be a Rescue 3 Safe Working at Height certified course to show competency in twin rope systems. We will also cover some new ideas and figures involved in more complicated rope work.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You will learn skills to cover complicated rigging systems in the outdoors.


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

Day 1

Workshop 1 - Are you really on belay?

Workshop 2 - Angles. Compression and belay building

Workshop 3 - Ground anchors, stakes, DMM Talon, Trees

Workshop 4 - PPE Inspection, Introduction to Working at Height equipment and terminology and HSE guidelines

Workshop 5 - Use of twin line equipment

Day 2

Workshop 6 - Working at Height equipment, Moving on ropes

Workshop 7 - Rescue of co-workers using twin lines

Workshop 8 - Tensioning ropes, use of high directional anchors

End of Day: Review, summary and paperwork for Rescue 3 certification.

Experience Required

A good knowledge and understanding of basic rope work.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

What's included: All technical equipment for Working At Height

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

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This course will help you become

Rescue 3 Safe Working at Height Certified to show you have worked on twin rope systems

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