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Arena Rigging ETCP Prep in Burbank, CA | Local 33

  • Arena rigging practices

    • Basic components of arena rigging

    • methods for handing loads in 3 dimensional space

    • practical and safety considerations

    • hanging points: work methods

    • rope & knots

    • wire rope

  • Rigging math

    • why do riggers need math?

    • conversions between metric and imperial

    • pulley math

    • bridle calculations

    • load distribution on beams and trussess

    • ground supported systems

    • additional force calculations

    • safety through redundancy and design factors

    • weigts of common entertainment industry components

  • ETCP test preparation

    • Orientation to the ETCP Website

    • Application for Testing

    • Testing Fees & Potential IATSE Reimbursement

    • ETCP Testing Options

    • What to Expect – The Test Experience

    • Utilizing Practice Tests

    • Sample Test Problem Practice with the Group

    • Forming Study Groups

    • Final Mental Preparation for Testing

DATES: November 27-30, 2018


INSTRUCTORS: Edward Ransom, ETCP Arena Rigger

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

Earlier Event: November 27
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