Meeting Information

Climbing Skills Workshop featuring Jared Abrojena

 
Date & Time:

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

Workshop Description:

This workshop will provide tree care professionals with affordable hands-on training by instructors Jared Abrojena, Chris Bruner, and Patrick Morgan 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 OSHA approved and will be inspected. 


Registration:

Thanks to a Nevada Division of Forestry and the United States Forest Service grant we are happy to offer this training for $25.00 per person.

All climbers will need to complete a waiver and insurance form.



CEUs:

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

Location:

Idlewild Park
2055 Idlewild Dr.
Reno, NV 89509