New England Tree Climbing Association, LLC

Semiramis Enterprises LLC

 

 

Semiramis Enterprises LLC
Climbing Adventures

 

Ash, your NETC trained and certified instructor invites you to come and join him in exploring the parks and forests of the Empire State. As a working arborist with excellent teaching skills and a love for all things outdoors makes him an excellent teacher and just the person to enjoy an adventure with.

Semiramis Enterprises LLC can provide everything from demonstrations for schools, groups and charities, to complete training classes.


NOW OFFERING CLIMBING CLASSES FOR ARBORISTS AND TREE WORKERS!

All our ropes and equipment are rated for over 6000 LBS.

 

Tree climbing

 

 

Recreational Tree Climbing classes

The class is for those who wish to learn about the sport itself and be able to climb on their own. It teaches the Double Rope Technique (DRT).  The class is 1 day and special arrangements can often be made if the posted schedule is not convenient. The day starts off with the basic lessons about safety and technique and then afterward with a climb in the trees that are already set. Then it’s off to learn more about how to select the proper trees; how to throw and set the ropes; what sort of ropes and other equipment is needed; how to tie the proper knots etc.  That afternoon, you get to use everything you learned, selecting the tree, throwing and setting the ropes and then tying the knots….then you climb the tree you prepared. We also go over the various equipment that is available throughout the arborist industry. All equipment is provided except work gloves that the student needs to bring.

  • Double Rope Technique  $280.00
  • (option) Your location  + $50+ .50/mile (from Albany)

A $50 deposit per person required at time of reservation on line. Balance is due on the day of your class.

Graduates receive certification photo ID cards that grant them discounts from the major equipment suppliers.

Classes are scheduled every weekend March through December. Make a reservation on our registration page.

For class details on your particular date  please send your contact name and phone number in an email to ash@newenglandtreeclimbing.com.

 

Tree Climbing Classes for Arborist and Tree Workers

The class is for those who want to work in the trees without ladders and bucket trucks. It stresses the Double Rope Technique (DRT) with an overview of the Single Rope Technique (SRT). The class is 1 day and special arrangements can often be made if the posted schedule is not convenient. The day starts off with the basic lessons about safety and technique and then afterward a climb in the trees already set. Then it’s off to learn more about how to select the proper trees; how to throw and set the ropes; what sort of ropes and other equipment is needed; how to tie the proper knots etc , various methods to enter trees and move safely within the canopy are taught.  Additionally Students get to see and try the latest industry equipment for climbing that will allow them to spend their time on the job efficiently. The afternoon is spent practicing and the student gets to use everything they have learned, selecting the tree, throwing and setting the ropes and then you climb the tree using the method you prefer.“ All equipment is provided except work gloves that the student needs to bring.

  • DRT TREE WORK  with SRT overview   $280.00
  • (optional) Your location  + $50+ .50/mile (from Albany)

Graduates receive certification photo ID cards that grant them discounts from the major equipment suppliers.

Classes are scheduled every weekend March through December. Make a reservation on our registration page.

Call to verify date/time & location.  

Make reservations under our Classes link.

Graduates receive certificates, NETCA membership ID cards & discounts.

Classes are scheduled on private & public land all over NY, therefore class locations vary.

Home/landowners are welcome to "host" a class on their property (given that trees are suitable for the class). Please contact for more information.

 

2016 Class Date for Both Classes:

April 2, 9, 23, 30
May  7, 14, 21, 28
June 4, 11, 18, 25
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13, 20, 27
September 3, 10, 17, 24
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November  5, 12, 19, 26
December 3, 10, 17

 

Contact us at
Semiramis Enterprises LLC
or call (518)369-7297

Make a reservation today!