So, are you thinking of becoming a tower climber? This book would help you, the greenhorn, learn about this career choice. My goal here is to make sure that the new climbers knows what to expect starting out this career. The value for you is that when you show up on day one you have an overview of the tools and expectations. This book will give you an introduction to the job and the industry. You be introduced to what you will be doing on the job and what tools you will use on the job. You will learn about the tasks required to be successful. You will not learn rescue just yet, that should be up to your employer and it’s more than just a chapter. The value of this book lies in you, your desire to be ready to work. Your desire to perform. You will go into the business with an overview of the job and the industry. This only touches the surface, but it’s enough that information to help you understand the basics. I put this together so you add value from day one.
This gets into not only what you may do, but the tools, safety gear, paperwork, and your health. I also point out possible hazards on the job. You will get to know what to look for. Not all the hazards are on the tower, are they? You will learn about that. You will get an understanding of what it takes to be a team member on a crew. This job requires a strong personality and a team mentality. My goal it to prepare you for a career, and the evolution of your career. Your goal should be to grow to be the best or find out what you are good at. It’s up to you to find what you’re best at.