Course competencies include pre-climb inspections, climbing equipment for safety, rope installations, ascending skills, re-positioning skills, maneuvering techniques, and descending skills. Apprentices will build skills selecting knots for various situations and applications. Emergency response procedures for arborist apprentices will be explored, and aerial rescue basic concepts are introduced in this course.
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