Trac Engineering Ltd


A Level 3 Rope Access Technician must have logged an additional minimum of 1000 working hoursover the minimum period of a year at Level 2, attended a minimum 4-day training course and pass a 1-day practical and theoretical assessment, delivered by an independent IRATA assessor.

Course content:

⚫ Proficiency in all Level 1 & Level 2
   theoretical & practical requirements
⚫ Hazard identification & risk
⚫ Job planning & tool box talk
⚫ Current legislation & regulations
⚫ Equipment selection, inspection,
    care & maintenance
⚫ Advanced rigging techniques
⚫ Complex rescue techniques

Course Duration: 5 Days

(4 days training & 1 assessment day)

The majority of the course is spent practicing and refining advanced rescue techniques and the theoretical knowledge of carrying a work task out safely.

This will ensure the candidate has the ability and confidence to pre plan a work task safely and have the ability and knowledge to extract any team member from any possible difficulty if it arises.

There is also a written paper, which concentrates on the candidate's theoretical knowledge.

The Level 3 must at all times have a valid First Aid certificate to validate their certificate.

On successful achievement of the qualification and once IRATA registration is completed the candidate will be issued by post with a new certificate and ID card.



Trac Engineering


Who should attend

This course is intended for Level 2 technicians who have gained a minimum of 12 months and 1000 logged hours of work experience in a variety of tasks. Delegates must be physically and medically fit, have a written recommendation from an IRATA member company or assessor and complete an appropriate first aid course.

Course Aims

To provide delegates with a comprehensive knowledge of advanced rescue techniques, be conversant with relevant work techniques and legislation and capable of site supervision for rope access work projects.

Course Duration: 5 Days (4 days training and a pass day practical and theory assessment)

Trainer to Delegate ratio: 1-6

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