WesSpur stocks a wide selection of tree climbing training videos. Continuing education makes for a smarter, safer, and more profitable tree service.
Please note that all DVDs are NTSC format for playback in North American DVD players, and may not work on other DVD players.
Gerry Beranek's new Working Climber DVD series is a great update to his legendary book, The Fundamentals of General Tree Work. Filmed in the spectacular giant redwoods of Northern California, Working Climber covers every aspect of tree entry and climber movement. The video gives practical solutions to real problems faced by working tree climbers, such as how to advance a flipline on large diameter trunks, how to traverse from one tree into another, how to set a rope from the ground in a conifer, an analysis and comparison of climbing systems and gadgets, and many more. Over 4 hours and 3 DVD’s in length, this series is divided into the following topics: The throw line, Entering the tree, Spur and flipline, SRT (Single Rope Technique), Using the climbing line.
The long awaited second set in the Working Climber DVD series. This volume packs over 6 hours of info into 3 DVDs. These DVDs are loaded with detailed technical info, first-person views of the cuts and techniques as they are practiced, tons of real-life examples. Anyone performing tree work will benefit from this DVD set!
Disc 1 Topics: Hand Saw, Pole Saw, Chain Saw, The Cuts
Disc 2 Topics: Limbing the Tree, Topping the Tree, Chunk it Down
Disc 3 Topics: Rigging in the Tree
Gerry Beranek's Working Climber DVD series is a great update to his legendary book, The Fundamentals of General Tree Work. These DVDs give practical solutions to real problems faced by working tree climbers with great footage showing techniques being applied from the point of view of the person doing the work. You get the technical explanation of each topic while you are seeing it in action, making this DVD series an invaluable addition to your training and educational materials.
Working Climber Series Three DVD - Part 1 (Felling the Tree)
Part 1 contains three discs with a whopping total runtime of 6 hours and 4 minutes, covering the following educational topics: Introduction, The Tree, The Environment, Wood Fiber, The Undercut, The Diagonal Cut, The Back Cut, Wedging the Tree, Jacking the Tree, and Pulling the Tree.
Working Climber Series Three DVD - Part 2 (Limbing and Bucking the Tree)
Part 2 contains three discs with a total runtime of 3 hours and 49 minutes, covering the following educational topics: Limbing the Tree, Bucking the Tree, Supplemental Apps.
Save big when you buy all of the Working Climber DVDs together! This bundle contains all of the Working Climber Series DVDs: Series 1 (Access and Movement Through the Tree), Series 2 (Cutting and Rigging in the Tree), Series 3 Part 1 (Felling the Tree), and Series 3 Part 2 (Limbing and Bucking the Tree).
Save 20% vs. buying these items individually!
Get a leg up on your training and save money with these bundle deals on the best DVDs and books about tree work. Contains Tree Climber's Companion, Tree Climber's Guide, Working Climber DVD #1.
Contains: Tree Climber's Companion, Tree Climber's Guide, To Fell a Tree, Working Climber DVD #1, Working Climber DVD #2, & Working Climber DVD #3.
Tree Climbing Basics with Peter “Treeman” Jenkins is a DVD covering the basics of tree climbing for recreational climbers. This DVD is by the “Father” of recreation tree climbing and an ISA-certified arborist. Here Jenkins shares his knowledge of trees and his experience as a rock and tree climber to show beginning recreational climbers how they too can “Get High, Climb Trees!” Included are Chapters on Tree selection and risk assessment, general rules for safe climbing, basic tree climbing gear, setting your climbing ropes, tree climbing knots, climbing technique, tree climbing ethics. 1 DVD, 1 hour 45 minutes run time.