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Milos - Structural Systems

A wide range of products & support structures featuring extensive connection compatibility with many popular trussing systems.

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Litec

A premium quality truss manufacturer focused on research & development of stylish solutions for custom & bespoke projects.

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Tomcat

An aluminium truss and structural components manufacturer for the entertainment, audiovisual, exhibition, and worship industries.

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Milos - Structural Systems

A wide range of products & support structures featuring extensive connection compatibility with many popular trussing systems.

Visit website
Litec

A premium quality truss manufacturer focused on research & development of stylish solutions for custom & bespoke projects.

Visit website
Tomcat

An aluminium truss and structural components manufacturer for the entertainment, audiovisual, exhibition, and worship industries.

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TOMCAT U 2018

Tomcat U 2018

TOMCAT U will be returning to Gatlinburg, TN March 5-9, 2018.  Now is the time to register for this premier industry training workshop.
 
We are excited to be partnering with Rope Access Professionals to offer another training opportunity to the TOMCAT U experience with a SPRAT Rope Access Certification class.  This will be a 5 day course consisting of four days of training and one day of evaluation.
 
Registration rates for the workshop are listed below.
 
·       $1,599 – Hoist or Rigging Regular Registration
·       $1,399 – Hoist or Rigging Early Registration
·       $1,399 – Hoist or Rigging USITT or IATSE Registration
·       $2,399 – Rope Access Registration
 
Rate includes 6 nights of accommodations at the Black Bear Inn & Suites, transportation to and from the airport, lunch onsite during workshop hours, and a tour and catered dinner at our factory in Knoxville.  The Rope Access rate also includes all SPRAT certification fees.
 
Space is limited and interest is high, so make sure to reserve your spot today.  Click here to register online or contact sales@tomcatusa.com to request a registration form.
 
Each student must choose only one course as they do run simultaneously.  Below is a breakdown of the curriculum for each course (subject to change).
 
Hoist & Truss:
·       This course will provide an overview of proper usage of CM 1-ton Lodestars and Prostars, including the disassembly and reassembly of both styles (instructed by Columbus McKinnon). 
·       CM Hoist (RTC) Road Technician Certification Exam – this portion will test you on what you’ve learned during the hoist section
·       Automation – will include an overview of automation with live demonstration (presented by Tait Towers)
·       Truss – beginning and advanced concepts in truss design, usage and theory, discussions on indoor and outdoor ground support systems.  Instructed by TOMCAT’s Will Todd
 
Rigging & Truss:
·       Rigging – manual and automated rigging systems, arena rigging, hardware, rope, cable and slings (instructed by Bill Sapsis of Sapsis Rigging)
·       Fall Arrest – staying safe while working at height
·       Introduction to Rope Access (presented by Rope Access Professionals)
·       Truss – same as above
 
Rope Access:
·       Maneuvers required for certification including rescues
·       Knowledge of equipment
·       Knots, anchors, systems
·       Rope Access Rules, Regulations, and Safety Standards
·       Team exercises
·       A half day of truss design, usage and theory
·       This course is open to all intro, recert, or direct entry for levels 1, 2 and 3
 
TOMCAT U is an ETCP recognized training program with ETCP certified instructors.
 
Thank you to our industry partners for their continued support:

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