Tree Climbing training

Taught in a group setting, this course covers the basics of tree hazard assessment, line placement, ascending, descending and moving around in the canopy. We visit several locations around the areas, sampling a few different environments and tree species. All equipment is provided.

1. Tree hazard identification
2. Line insertion
3. Hauling
4. Single rope techniques
5. Double rope techniques
6. Alternative climbing styles (direct aid, unicender, etc.)
7. Rappelling
8. Tree to tree traverse
9. Managing students in trees
10. High Angle Rescue

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