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Welcome to IRATA International

The lead authority in industrial rope access

Industrial rope access has been developed by IRATA International for over 25 years to a point where it is the chosen means of access for much of the work in the offshore oil and gas industry as well as a range of projects in construction, civil engineering, the built and natural environment and much more. Its success is based on thorough training and strict work guidelines that deliver an unrivalled safe working record year after year. The environmental, efficiency and economic benefits have resulted in growing international support for industrial rope access ahead of alternative means of access.

Our History

Our HistoryDiscover IRATA’s history and how it grew to become the lead authority in industrial rope access.

Our Mission

Our MissionRead more about IRATA International's mission, values and objectives.

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Find a MemberLocate and contact an IRATA Member Company using our global interactive map and directory.

Rope Access Jobs

Rope Access JobsCheck out our Jobs Board for our members' vacancies in industrial rope access and find the job that suits you, today.

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GalleryBrowse our gallery to see our latest industrial rope access photos

Health & Safety

Health & SafetyRead our Health & Safety reports to learn lessons from actual incident reports from our members.

Why IRATA?

Why IRATA?Discover the benefits of choosing a certified IRATA Member Company to perform work at height.

IRATA Announcements

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ITEC 2017 Cape Town
23/10/2017 Events

ITEC 2017 Cape Town

Our 2017 ITEC will take place between 23 and 25 October 2017, in Cape Town, South Africa. We are currently finalising the programme of events and will provide full details as soon all details are c

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WORKSHOP SMCORP TREINAMENTOS - BRAZIL
18/12/2017 Events

WORKSHOP SMCORP TREINAMENTOS - BRAZIL

An IRATA Assessor & Instructor Workshop will be held at SMCORP Treinamentos,Rua/Street: Winston Churchil 124A, Bairro/Neighborhood: Cavaleiros, Cidade/City: Macaé, Estado/State: Rio de Janeiro

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Rope-Sure Insurance
11/09/2017 News

Rope-Sure Insurance

Rope-Sure, the insurance brand established to provide specialist policies to members of IRATA International, has released an updated product along with a revised web site (

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