IRATA Rope Access Training Level 1, 2 or 3 in South London

MCL Height Safety are fully accredited to offer the following levels of IRATA rope access training:

Rope Access Training South London

Course Overview

IRATA Rope Access training provides the skills and knowledge required to work at height where ropes and associated equipment are used to gain access to and from the work position, and to be supported there.

Rope access techniques are used in a wide range of repair, maintenance and inspection roles in industries including offshore oil and gas, renewable energy, confined spaces, power and petrochemical, shipping and harbours.

IRATA Rope Access Training – Level 1

IRATA Level 1 course – An entry level course suitable for those starting a career in rope access no previous experience necessary.

An IRATA Rope Access Level 1 technician is capable of performing a limited range of rope access tasks.

Course Objectives

Delegates completing a Level 1 IRATA Rope Access training course will be able to:

  • Inspect their own personal rope
  • Correctly use access equipment
  • Assist in rig and non-standard operations under the guidance of a higher graduate
  • Undertake a rescue involving descent by themself and have knowledge of hauling systems

Course Content

A Level 1 IRATA Rope Access training course includes;

  1. The characteristics of a safe system of work
  2. Rope access equipment
  3. Legislation, hazards, risk assessment and method statements
  4. Equipment, conformity, certification and inspection
  5. Emergency and rescue procedures

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for the Level 1 IRATA Rope Access course.

IRATA Rope Access Training – Level 2

IRATA Level 2 course – An intermediate level training course for those wanting to progress a career in rope access.

An IRATA Level 2 technician is capable of rigging working ropes, undertaking rescues and performing a variety of rope access tasks.

Course Objectives

Delegates completing a Level 2 IRATA Rope Access training course will be able to;

  • Undertake advanced rescues under the supervision of an IRATA level 3 rope access technician
  • Perform advanced rope access tasks under the supervision of an IRATA level 3 rope access technician
  • Have some knowledge of legislation, safety requirements and quality assurance procedures relating to rope access

Course Content

A Level 2 IRATA Rope Access training course includes;

  1. Legislation, guidelines and standards
  2. Team work and communication
  3. Equipment and rigging including wide ‘y’ hang, re-belay, deviations, rope and sling protection, pull-through, tensioned lines, work restraint, horizontal lifelines, anchorage selection

Prerequisites

In order to complete a Level 2 IRATA Rope Access training course, delegates must have:

  • An IRATA Level 1 certificate
  • A minimum of 1000 hours of experience in rope access work

IRATA Rope Access Training – Level 3

IRATA Level 3 course -A supervisory level training course for those wanting to progress to a rope access supervisor.

An IRATA Level 3 supervisor is capable of site supervision for rope access work projects.

Course Objectives

Delegates completing a Level 3 IRATA Rope Access training course will be able to:

  • Supervise rope access work projects
  • Understand relevant work techniques and legislation
  • Demonstrate all the skills and knowledge required of IRATA rope access levels 1 and 2
  • Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of advanced rescue techniques
  • Show that suitable first aid training has been undertaken (and hold an appropriate and valid first aid certificate)
  • Have knowledge of the IRATA training, assessment and certification scheme
  • Be familiar with the contents of the IRATA International Code of Practice (ICOP)

Course Content

A Level 3 IRATA Rope Access training course includes;

  1. Equipment inspection
  2. Management and records
  3. Risk assessment and method statements
  4. Rescue management

Prerequisites

In order to complete a Level 3 Rope Access training course, delegates must have:

  • Held an IRATA Level 2 certificate for at least 1 year
  • A minimum of 1000 hours of experience in rope access work at level 2

IRATA Rope Access Training Refresher

Rope access technicians who have not been engaged in rope access work for more than six months are required to attend suitable rope access refresher training before being allowed to work.

MCL offer a full range of IRATA Rope Access Refresher training including:

  • IRATA Rope Acess Refresher Level 1 – Covering all techniques from initial rope access training and relevant legislation
  • IRATA Rope Access Refresher Level 2 and 3 – Focusing on rigging and rescue procedures

MCL also offer a full range of revalidation courses for when your IRATA Level 1, 2 or 3 certification is up for renewal.

To book your refresher or revalidation course please call us on 0208 558 5688.

Why book your IRATA Training South London with us?

  • Over 60 years combined trainer experience
  • Globally recognised IRATA and GWO training courses
  • 93% Pass Rate
  • Multiple state of the art training locations
  • Wide range of in-house courses developed according to BS8454 provided under one roof
  • Directly employed qualified trainers with work experience
  • On-site design, fabrication and inspection service
  • Equipment supply
  • Pay for your training in 3 instalments when booking online
  • Purpose built venue

How long does IRATA Certification last?

IRATA approved certificate – valid for 3 years

How long does IRATA Rope Access Training take to complete?

Rope access training syllabus lasts 5 days which includes 1 day assessment

Can I pay for my rope access training instalments?

Yes, we offer the PayPal pay in 3 option on our website allowing you to may over 3 months

Where is your East London Training Centre?

Our IRATA Training Centre in East London is located in Leyton, East London Unit T04, Leyton Industrial Village, Argall Avenue, London E10 7QP Map Here

How do I make an enquiry for my qualification or revalidation?

You can call our friendly knowledgeable team on 020 8558 5688 or email [email protected] for further information and course dates

To book your IRATA rope access courses at your required level, please choose your preferred location of East London, South London or Humberside from the list then select Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 or refresher training and date