TOWER SAFETY AND FALL PROTECTION

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Authorized Climber Certification

  • Standards, OSHA, ASME, ANSI 10.48, TIA regulations-Fall Protection
  • Anchorages, Connectors, Snap Hooks and D-Rings
  • Identify, inspect, and perform safety administration
  • Understand the use of lanyards, life lines, roper grabs, and ladder climbing systems knots & hitches, rigging
  • Learning Rescue for the cell tower industry
  • Rescue and Pre-Climb checklists


Climbing Techniques 

  • Maintain 100% – 3 points of contact, learn ascent, descent and industry climbing practices
  • Tips for avoiding injury


Tower Self Rescue 

  • Procedures
  • Equipment
  • Suspension trauma: basic treatment


Structure Types and Hardware

  • Monopole, Guyed, and Lattice Cell Towers
  • Wireless Hazards
  • Rescue plan
  • Employee Responsibilities


Field Training

  • Environmental and Structure Hazards
  • Equipment inspections


Tower Climbing

  • Proper techniques/100% tie off – 3 points of contact