Learn To Tie Knots
Knowing how to tie knots and do proper rigging are hard skills you can learn that will help you significantly getting started in many trades! If you want to get into trades such as: lineman, iron working, boilermaker, oil field, or any trade that requires cranes, boom/lift trucks, using knots and rigging will be required. Inside this page, these will be knots that are essential to know how to tie and apply in the real world of rigging and knot tying.
Tying these knots will also apply to various outdoor activities like camping, hunting, hiking, rock climbing and what ever other outdoor activities you enjoy doing! Being able to tie knots is a versatile skill to have in many areas of your life, especially getting into a skilled trade that uses knots. This is a skill you can learn and have with you when you show up to work on the first day! We are here to help you develop these skills so you can be the best prepared on your journey to success on a career path! Learn the essential knots here 👇🏼
What About Splices
Along with being able to tie knots, there are 3 splices that you should learn and are really good to know how to do! What are they? Eye splice, crown/back splice and midline splice! Each have a different use and purpose. Learn those splice here 👇🏼
The term rigging can apply to lifting anything heavy, using special equipment, tools, slings, shackles, different type of rope, knots and other things. Rigging is a massive skill that you should learn and will be taught. Knowing knots, rope, different sling angles, shackles, equipment ratings, etc is a great place to start. You can start learning basic rigging on this page and here 👇🏼