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Basic Knots & Rigging 101 in West Palm Beach, FL | Local 500

  • Kravis Center for the Performing Arts West Palm Beach, FL (map)

This course covers basic knots; pin rail tie off; proper rope handling, coiling, and storage; wire rope; working load limits; dynamic shock load; chokes, bridles, and dead hangs; building open and closed baskets; proper tie off for flying of attached wire rope baskets; up and down rigging safety; basic truss layout and assembly; motor control; load calculation, and more.

DATE: May 15, 2018

LOCATION: West Palm Beach, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Kevin J. McKenzie, ETCP Theater Rigger & Head Rigger for Cruzan Amphitheater, Kravis Center

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, email Local 500 for more information.