Meeting Information

Climbing Skills Workshop

 
Date & Time:

Friday, August 18th, 2017 ~ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Workshop Description:

This workshop will provide tree care professionals with affordable hands-on training by volunteer instructors that have numerous years of field and competition experience.

From entry level to intermediate, this program will offer information and training for all levels. All participants will learn the latest innovative techniques from skilled and qualified climbers. 

Climbing Stations:
  • Learn to climb - Understand your equipment and knots
  • Setting your Climbing Line - Practice your throw line
  • Methods of Entry - Footlock, body thrust, self belay, etc.
  • Planning & Workclimb - Maneuvers, limb walk, and safety
  • Aerial Rescue - Practice the techniques necessary to save

All participants must bring their own climbing gear including: rope, saddle, flipline, and safety gear. All equipment must be Cal-OSHA approved and will be inspected. 


Registration:

Early Registration (before July 29th, 2017):

$80.00 - WCISA Member
$105.00 - Non-Member

Regular Registration (on or after July 30th, 2017):

$105.00 - WCISA Member
$130.00 - Non-Member

WCISA Student/Senior:

$55.00 - You must be a WCISA Member to register at the Student/Senior rate.

Refunds will be given up to 10 days prior to the meeting (subject to a $10 fee).

CEUs:

6.0 - CA/CTW/MS
6.0 - BCMA-P
6.0 - CTSP

Location:

Doyle Park
700 Doyle Park Dr.
Santa Rosa, CA 95405