Dig deeper and go beyond just knowing about Rigging...

Rigging Lab Academy +Plus is your key to solving complex rigging problems with confidence! These online courses will help you and your entire team become better rigging and rescue workers.

Introducing Rigging Lab Academy +PLUS

Includes all benefits that come with Rigging Lab Academy Essentials, +Plus more!

Virtual Training Content

Develop technical knowledge & understanding with Interactive, virtual Master Classes and on-demand courses. This is perfect for new & seasoned Veterans looking to brush up on their rigging techniques. Master your team’s operations with unlimited access to the entire roadmap of training courses.

A Direct Line To Instructors

Ask our Partner Instructors about the challenges you may face in the rigging and rope rescue world. Tackle these challenges together with professionals and find creative solutions to the toughest of situations. The in-course discussion boards will also give you the opportunity to exchange ideas with colleagues and learn from one another.

Deeper topics at the operations and technician level

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.



Resources and strategies to strengthen your rope handling techniques!

Gain access to exclusive professional content

Ask Anytime

We want you to have an open dialogue with the instructors. Get answers to your questions and solve complex rigging issues. Partner instructors will be available to you throughout the courses so you don't get stuck.

Courses - A Roadmap to Rope Rescue Training

The Proven Path To Mastery Of Your Rope Rigging Talents

Documentation Of Hours Completed

We understand that you will benefit from having the hours spent in training documented. Whether it's adding to your resume or climbing up the “ladder,” we’ve got you covered.

Technical Manuals

Get access to exclusive technical manuals written by our partners

What’s Working Now

Exclusive Members-Only Monthly sessions on the myths and mysteries of Rigging and Rescue.​“It’s Not Rocket Science: RLA Q&A Video Sessions”

Elective Master Classes

A collection of Exclusive Signature Master Classes covering Specialized Rope Rescue & Rigging Topics!


Collaborate with a growing community of riggers. Share, support and grow with everyday riggers throughout the world.

Exclusive Discounts: Members Only Deals

Special discounts for Rigging Lab Academy Hosted Live Workshops & Events. Get special “Members Only Pricing” on equipment sold at Rescue Response Gear!

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HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL GET inside rigging lab academy +plus

Rigging Lab Academy Master's Roadmap of Courses

Rigging Lab Academy’s leading contributor training courses are perfect for the new & the seasoned veterans looking to brush up on basic skills.

The Master's Roadmap Goes Through The Essentials & beyond the 'rules of thumb'


Unlock Access to Your Rope Rigging Master's Roadmap of Courses

This framework will allow you to turn your rigging knowledge into valuable skills.

What some of our members are saying

Grow in your dynamic understanding of specialized rope rigging & rescue skills!

Be the one everyone knows they can count on to pull their weight.

Rigging Lab Academy +Plus Is Perfect For...

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$397 yearly

Technician Training: The 90% Solution!

Progress & learn new concepts with your team
Rigging Lab Academy is an online training hub ideal for professional rigging teams.

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

Be the professional rigger you were trained to be

Join Rigging Lab Academy +Plus today and get instant access to exclusive Rigging & Rope Rescue Courses & Demonstrations