Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA)Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA) is recognised as the world’s leading authority on industrial rope access. It has over 400 member companies around the world and has trained in excess of 100,000 rope access Technicians worldwide. IRATA directs and regulates, through its members, the training of all workers seeking its qualifications. These member companies provide training, operational services, or both.

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Certification IRATAIndustrial Rope Access Training

5 days duration for all level certification followed by a day of Assessment by an approved independent Assessor by IRATA. Equipment will be provided throughout the course and assessment.

All Levels will receive a soft copy of ICOP (International Code of Practice). Please bring your own thumb drive.

Under the IRATA certification scheme, all rope access work must be supervised by an IRATA Level 3 supervisor, qualified in First Aid.

Comprehensive Training Manual

KB Access Pte Ltd Industrial Rope Access Training Manual is a definitive industrial rope access manual and it is essential reference for practitioners of all levels. Free for all course candidates. (A5 wear resistant format)

Copies of the training manual are available for sale. Please call (+65) 65460939 or email to trainingadmin@kbassociates.org

IRATA Training Scheme Flowchart

See IRATA General requirements for the detailed syllabus, requirements for levels 1, 2 and 3 rope access technicians, and principal contraindications to working at a height and other relevant information.

*Any level rope access technician undertaking re-assessment after the expiry of the current assessment would require a minimum of four days of training instead of the two days. Holders of expired level 2 or 3 certificates or others with questions should contact an IRATA training company for information on revalidation procedure. To ensure technicians are up to date with certification, re-assessment may be done up to 6 months before due expiry date without any time penalty.

Each IRATA member company should ensure employees hold valid assessments.