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Crane Safety Climber School 2020

Discussion in 'Commercial Tree Care and Climbing' started by TheCraneManInc, Jan 10, 2020.

  1. TheCraneManInc

    TheCraneManInc ArboristSite Lurker

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    Registration for Crane Safety Climber School 2020 is now open!

    This year the 2020 Crane Safety Climber School will be held April 2nd, 3rd and 4th at Ridley Creek State Park, Glenn Mills, PA. Course information, accommodations, gear list, registration forms, and a link to donate to the course can be found at:

    http://www.thecranemaninc.com/crane-safety-school.html

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    If you are interested in being a sponsor or if you need more information about the course, please contact us at:

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    We are looking forward to another great year!
     
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    hitoppa ArboristSite Operative

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    Best learned as an apprentice from someone that cares about you and you get individual attention with headsets of course. Mass learning on something like this gives a false sense of security imo.
     
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    While we do agree that one on one training from a skilled climber and crane operator is the best case scenario, not everyone has that available to them. This course is focused on crane safety, and teaching climbers the safest way to work with a crane and make balanced picks. During the course, we have an instructor in the tree with the climber guiding them through each pick, an instructor on the ground with the students that are not in the tree to explain the conversation going on in the tree, and the crane operator all tied in on headsets for best communication. All students must have 2 years of previous climbing experience as well. Our goal is to prevent accidents in the industry, and teaching climbers the limitations of the crane. This will be our 10th year running this course, and the feedback has been positive. Our climbing spots have already sold out since opening registration this morning, but we do still have some non-climbing spots available if you would like to come check it out for yourself.
     
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    Thanks anyway and I stand by what I said.
     
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    Damn did that video make me look good!
     
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    Class is FULL! Registration for Crane Safety Climber School 2020 is now closed. See you all in April!
     

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