Following an audit on 04 & 05 March 2020, ARCH is now approved as a training provider for Energy & Utility Skills delivering MATS Tower Climber & Tower Rescue for telecommunications industry. This brings a new accreditation to our training course programmes.
The MATS Basic Tower Climbing & Rescue scheme consists of two parts:
- an initial 3-day training programme and
- a mandatory 1-day annual renewal training programme.
The Mast and Tower Safety (MATS): Basic Tower Climbing & Rescue scheme is a skills-based scheme designed to support the safety of those individuals who work on towers and masts in the telecommunications and broadcast industry. It provides a framework to support consistency and relevance in training provision and assessment of competence.
ARCH looks forward to future collaboration with Energy & Utility Skills in expanding our approved training programmes.