What time does my IRATA Course start?

IRATA International Courses run from 8am till 4.30pm each day.

Are there any pre-requisites for IRATA training?

Candidates shall be at least 18 years of age at the start of the course. Candidates should be physically fit and unaffected by any disability or medical condition that may prevent them from [...]

I already have rope access experience; do I have to start at IRATA Level 1?

Candidates with significant rope access experience logged outside the IRATA International system may be eligible for direct or accelerated entry. Applications meet the requirements stipulated in [...]

What do I need to do in order to change my personal details?

You will be required by IRATA to provide sufficient evidence of any change in personal details. Please contact one of our registrations team and they will be able to help you. They can be reached [...]

I’ve lost my LogBook. What happens to my hours?

If any rope access Technician loses their logbook, they should replace it immediately and, where possible obtain credible references to verify the hours they have lost. Unverifiable hours cannot [...]

I’ve lost my IRATA documentation, how do I get new copies?

If any rope access Technician loses their ID Card, Certificate or LogBook, they should replace it immediately. Replacement documentation can be ordered direct from IRATA International.

I failed my assessment. How long do I have to retake?

Re-assessment shall take place within 60 days of the original assessment, after which candidates are required to attend a further training course in full. At 5th Point, you are able to attend as [...]

What happens if my certificate expires before my Assessment?

Certificate expiry prior to re-validation may affect your eligibility to upgrade or re-certify. If your qualification expires, and you wish to upgrade – you must first re-validate your [...]

How do I become a Trainee Instructor?

In order to become a trainee instructor, you need to be at least a Level 2 Technician. Eligible rope access Technicians should apply using the form “Application for Registration as an IRATA [...]

How do I become an Instructor?

In order to become a full IRATA Instructor, you need to have met the requirements of TACs 8.4.1 (below): 8.4.1 Trainee Instructors must meet several criteria before they are eligible to apply for [...]

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