Course details

  • Cost £450+VAT
    (Includes lunch and refreshments)

About this course

Overview

This course is an in-depth theoretical and practical training course designed for people of all levels of experience. It’s delivered using a purpose-designed truss rig and a wide range of safety equipment. 


This course is ideal for a wide cross section of people, from industry novices with an interest in rigging, to technicians working with rigging equipment, and professional riggers wanting a refresher course to sharpen their skills.

Topics covered

  • Regulations, Guidance & Standarnds
  • Working at Height
  • Basic Lifting Principles
  • Truss Theory, Beams, Load distribution, Bridles & Angled Loads
  • Hoist Operation & Electrical Safety
  • Rescue Planning

Location

Backstage Academy is based on Production Park in South Kirkby on the outskirts of Wakefield, West Yorkshire - perfectly situated in the very centre of the UK with easy access to major cities and airports in Britain by road or rail.


On-site training

All of our training programmes can be delivered at Backstage Academy or at your premises, if suitable (minimum delegate number applies). 


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If you would like to make a booking, please contact us on 01977 659880 or email enquiries@backstage-academy.co.uk

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DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

“I really enjoyed the course! It was well presented and the instructors were obviously uber experienced. I felt safe at all times and I learnt a lot.”

CHRIS RIGGING COURSE DELEGATE

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