This training has had a major impact. The training was very good and highly important, because people in our region do not have a sufficient basic knowledge of safety, rigging etcVinko Perinic Perinic Sistemi, Croatia
Prolyte Campus at A.C. Entertainment Technologies, UK
When: 25 July 2017 till 25 July 2017
Time: 09:00 - 16:00
Location: High Whycombe
Prolyte Campus – A Learning Initiative
“Prolyte Campus” is a worldwide initiative to support the entertainment rigging industry with the best and most up to date knowledge available. By providing the tools and training to use their products in compliance with application standards and regulations, Prolyte aims to create increased awareness on their safe use.
Who is the course for?
The course is ideal for anyone specifying or installing trussing, staging or roof structures. In particular it is aimed at AV and Lighting Production, Events and Rental Companies or Venues who regularly use staging and trussing but maybe don’t have in house structural engineers. It aims to provide a broad overview of the important considerations in safely selecting, installing and using truss structures with specific reference to the Prolyte range of products.
The course is split into three modules:
Module 1 – Trussing
- Overview of legislation and standards
- Trussing loads and forces; use of loading tables; load safety factors
- Truss selection for different applications
- Light weight; high load
- Practical tips for using Prolyte trusses
Module 2 – Roof Systems
- Roof system design considerations
- Selection of the appropriate roof system
- Practical considerations and examples
Module 3 – Staging
- Staging system selection
- Prolyte staging options
The course will be run by Eric Laanstra from Prolyte in the Netherlands. Based on his broad technical experience and practical skills, acquired working in the rental site of the entertainment business, Eric was warmly welcomed to join the Prolyte team in 2000 to support the Customer Service department. After more than 8 years as manager Customer Service Eric knows all the tricks and details on nearly every product Prolyte supplies. Moving on as Product Manager ProlyteStructures Eric's responsibility focuses on Prolyte's extensive trussing and staging range. Close contact with users and customers is highly valued by Eric, where sharing knowledge and jokes usually go hand-in-hand.
A.C. Entertainment Technologies Ltd.
Bucks HP12 4HQ
DDI: +441494 838370
Fax: +441494 461024