Rope Access Technician - IRATA Level 2

Course Aims

It is required that technicians are fully competent in all IRATA Level 1 techniques and using these techniques regularly in their daily work, before an application is made for IRATA Level 2 training and assessment. 

It is also recommended that technicians gain an awareness of rope access rigging, rescue and rope access equipment used at IRATA Level 2 – this awareness should be gained through the workplace and/or by reading the IRATA International Code of Practice.

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

The IRATA Level 2 rope access course is an intermediate course for candidates who already have an IRATA Level 1 certificate and the requisite work experience.  The candidate must be an IRATA Level 1 technician with a minimum of 12 months and 1000 hours of work experience (verified by their IRATA logbook).

Price: £590
Duration: 5 days
Certification: IRATA
Maximum candidates: 6 places

Course Objectives

Following successful completion of this course a level 2 rope access technician will have the skills and knowledge:

  • To perform rope access manoeuvres under the supervision of a IRATA Level 3 rope access technician;
  • To rig working ropes (Y-hang, re-belay, rope and sling protection, deviation, pull-through, work restraint and horizontal and lifelines);
  • To undertake rescues (rescue from ascent, rescue from an aid-climbing scenario, rescue past a small re-belay, rescue past a deviation, rescue from rope to rope, haul and lower from a platform, hanging haul and cross haul);
  • To be aware of legislation, safety requirements and quality assurance procedures relating to rope access.

Full details of the IRATA Level 2 syllabus can be found by visiting the IRATA website

Additional Information

These courses are run every 2 weeks. For Level 2 or Level 3 availability please call 01357 440222.

The course is delivered through a combination of classroom and practical work and is held over a 5 day period with full time attendance.

Course fee includes assessment and certification.

Please note VAT will be added to the course price at checkout.

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Available Dates:

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* Excludes VAT which will be charged at standard rate

17th August

£590.00 / person*

QTS Scottish Training Centre
5 Day(s)
No available places
24th August

£590.00 / person*

QTS Scottish Training Centre
5 Day(s)
6 places available


For group bookings call: 01357 440222 *mandatory information