Initial and basic climber (Refresher) formerly Advanced Climber (Refresher)
Initial Climber (Refresher) RSS11
Arqiva approved course
TRS Safety Trainings Initial Structural Climber Refresher course will now be delivered during joint Tower Rescue course. Students wishing to revailadate their initial or basic climber certifiication should book onto a climber and Rescue refresher course.
The course is aimed at updating and revalidating the experienced and qualified industrial climber in new legislation updates and techniques. The course covers all the areas indicated in the TRS Safety Training Initial and basic climber course content.
Initial and basic Climber Refresher course approval: This TRS Safety Training course is an Arqiva / MATS Group approved course and is a prerequisite for entry and access onto all Arqiva sites whilst climbing telecommunication structures.
The course practical sessions are delivered on an outdoor training structure. So students are advised to bring with them appropriate clothing for the prevailing weather conditions. They must also bring the right level of PPE needed to carry out the tasked related to the Course.
Certificate Validation: This course currently has a 3 year validation although some employees and site managers prefer an annual refresher.
Initial and basic Climber Refresher course prerequisites: Students must have a current in date Advanced Climber certificate. Minimum age 18 and students must have an understanding of spoken and written English. A fit for work declaration will need to be completed before start of course.
Assessment procedure: The Initial and basic Industrial Climber refresher course has an ongoing practical assessment throughout the course and a questions and answers paper on completion of the course to gauge your understanding of the course content. Assistance will be given for those who may need it.