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Training Sessions

Climbing Equipment and Hazards
Pre-Climb Planning and Inspection
Climbing Towers
Climbing Steel Poles
Working From Steel Poles
Working From Towers
Training Sessions

Climbing Equipment and Hazards – 9 minutes
Lists and explains some of the basic equipment used when climbing steel poles and towers. Identifies common hazards encountered on steel poles and towers.

Pre-Climb Planning and Inspection – 6 minutes
Lists and explains the purpose of the planning done at a tailgate session. Covers some typical inspections made of equipment, tools, and structures prior to climbing.

Climbing Towers – 7 minutes
Describes basic techniques for ascending and descending lattice towers.

Climbing Steel Poles – 6 minutes
Demonstrates and explains some common techniques for climbing steel poles.

Working From Steel Poles – 8 minutes
Explains the basic process for using a cable climbing belt to climb a specially equipped steel pole structure. Explains how ladders can be used to work from steel pole structures.

Working From Towers – 8 minutes
Demonstrates and explains some basic techniques for working from lattice tower structures.