RLA's Unlimited Team Membership guides your organization with a plan and legacy for the future.
A simple and understandable success path significantly reduces risk and confusion, which automatically increases team unity, cohesion, and effectiveness.
No matter your level of experience or preferred rigging discipline, we have courses and certifications that will help you build a strong and stable foundation of critical, must-know rigging skills.
Rigging Lab Academy Master's Roadmap of Courses
Rigging Lab Academy’s leading contributor training and Certifications of Completion are perfect for the new & the seasoned veterans looking to brush up on basic skills.
A Guide To Artificial High Directionals and Two Tension Rope Systems
The Vortex Guidebook
Advanced Rigging Physics 2- Equipment
Advanced Rigging Physics 3- Friction
Elevated Anchor Systems
Cave Rescue- Small Party Rescue/Single Rope Pickoffs
Horizontal Rigging- Highlines Taglines and Offsets
Confined Space Rescue 1- Awareness
Confined Space Rescue 2 – Operations
Tower Rescue for Emergency Responders
Tower Rescue Technician
We’re Always working on more courses and Demonstrations
Our team is dedicated to providing our members with relevant courses and master classes that meet industry standards. That’s why new courses and specialized training videos are added to the Rigging Lab Academy library each year.
Unlock Access to Your Rope Rigging Master's Roadmap of Courses
This framework will allow you to turn your rigging knowledge into valuable skills.
Frequently Asked Questions
RLA Essentials is great for new rescuers, riggers and team members who need to stay upto date on awareness, safety and basic team operations. Courses are focused on helping you build a strong and stable foundation of critical, must-know rigging skills, no matter your level of experience. for the FAQ
RLA Plus is perfect for rope riggers who are looking to get things done, these courses will have you dig deeper into the subject matter. The classes will focus not only on the knowledge deliverables for advancing your skills. The +PLUS courses are designed to integrate your knowledge and skills into riggings systems and solutions.
For Rescue techs and leaders who want more in-depth training and coaching, RLA Pro [Rigging Lab Academy Pro] is the perfect option, because it’s everything in Rigging Lab Essentials and +Plus. With access to all our Online Courses and Workshops, with their updates and partner instructor access, and possible certificates on topics such as Confined Space Rescue, Twin Tension Systems, High Directional Rigging… you get the idea.
When joining the Rigging Lab Academy membership the best place to start is at the beginning… whether a seasoned rigger or brand new… the essentials are the building block to success. Start with the knot craft course and work your way down the essentials!
The only skill you need is a willingness to learn. The Rigging Lab Academy content and community has resources and advice for beginner, veteran riggers and instructors alike! We firmly believe there are no stupid questions. Never Stop Growing!
While the membership has a re-occurring auto payment, As a member, you can cancel at any time. While we hope you stay forever, we despise contracts and would never impose them on our members.
The Courses and Master Classes vary in length, and average from 2 – 10 hours each, depending on your pace of study, the ability to pass the quizzes, and depth of pursuit of learning!
Rigging Lab Academy is releasing content on a semi regular basis… as we are posting new blog each week. Along with members only content each month. RLA will keep you up to date rigging and rescue strategies and tactics