Rope Access Technician - IRATA Level 3

Course Aims

Provide candidates with an advanced course in rope access allowing supervision of a wide range of work sites and to enable delegates to be a level 3 supervisor who is capable of site supervision for rope access work projects and be conversant with relevant work techniques and legislation

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

The IRATA Level 3 rope access course is an advanced course for candidates who already have an IRATA Level 2 certificate and possess the required work experience. 

The candidate must be an IRATA Level 2 technician with a minimum of 12 months and 1000 hours of work experience as a Level 2 rope access technician (verified by their IRATA logbook). It is required that technicians are fully competent in all IRATA Level 2 techniques and using these techniques regularly in their daily work, before an application is made for IRATA Level 3 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 3 – this awareness should be gained through the workplace and/or by reading the IRATA International Code of Practice. 

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

Course Objectives

On successful completion of this course a level 3 rope access technician shall:

  • be capable of site supervision for rope access work projects;
  • be conversant with relevant work techniques and legislation;
  • be able to demonstrate all the skills and knowledge required of levels 1 and 2;
  • have a comprehensive knowledge of advanced rescue techniques;
  • hold an appropriate current first aid certificate, to show that suitable emergency first aid training has been undertaken;
  • have knowledge of the IRATA certification scheme;
  • have knowledge of the IRATA Training, Assessment and Certification Scheme;
  • be familiar with the contents of the IRATA ICOP.

Full details can be viewed 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