Postponed: Aerial Rescue Certificate Course

8:00am 3:00pm

Number of CEUs

6

This course is designed to educate tree climbers in the most likely scenarios where they may have to respond to an emergency. Attendees will receive training based on the TCIA Aerial Rescue Training Program including a certificate. Participants will ID potential tree risk factors for pre-climb inspection. $150 member, $185 non-member. 6.0 CEUs. Limited to 36 participants. 

Attendees will receive training based on the TCIA Aerial Rescue Training Program including at certificate. Following this training will be an outdoor session that will enable participants to identify potential tree risk factors as part of a pre-climb pre-rescue inspection.

Agenda

8am-12pm

AR outline:
Discuss the principal objectives of AR
Don’t become a second victim
Assessment of situation and patient

Access to patient
In-tree care
Speaking with 911 and first responders
Interface of Double rope and single rope systems
Ground support
Patient care

12-1pm Lunch Break

1pm-3pm

Tree Risk Factor Identification
Methods
Risk Factors
Species Profiles
Site History
Policies and Protocols
Safety Tools for Work Planners and Salespersons
Job Briefing

Instructors:

  • Travis Vickerson, Chippers INC
  • Brian Beaty, Dartmouth College
    ISA BCMA 1045 BU | ASCA Registered Consulting Arborist 578

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