Petzl I’D & RIG Workshop

Introduction to the benefits and operation of the Petzl I’D and RIG industrial rope ascender/descenders

Petzl technical illustration of worker using a rope descenderObjectives

  • Discover the multi-function I’D and RIG industrial rope ascender/descenders and their proper methods of use.
  • Explore the benefits of the I’D/RIG through hands-on experience and drop-test simulations.
  • Compare the I’D and RIG to others systems when used in rescue and descent control applications.

Content

  • Legislation and product certifications.
  • Comparison of the I’D S, I’D L, and RIG.
  • Operating modes of the I’D S, I’D L, and RIG.
  • Risk analysis and practical experimentation.
  • Use with loads over 220 lb., including accompanied rescue.
  • Durability, inspection, and maintenance.

Audience:

  • Work-at-height and rescue professionals.
  • Tower and rope access technicians, trainers, assessors, and supervisors.
  • Rescue and rope access equipment salesforce.