National Rigging Certificate (NRC)
The industry standard certification for rigging professionals. This qualification demonstrates that you operate at a professional standard and provides a benchmark for employees and venues when hiring crew.
Recognised across the industry, a growing number of leading venues only hire NRC qualified riggers.
There are currently 600 active qualified riggers, with over 100 trainee riggers aiming to join their ranks.
Trainee Rigger Scheme
A pathway for those seeking a career in entertainment rigging. This hands-on scheme enables candidates to train under experienced and qualified riggers and prepare for the National Rigging Certificate.
With your Trainee Rigger ID card, you can demonstrate your commitment to furthering your career in the growing sector of entertainment rigging.
“There was a great sense of camaraderie and I felt relaxed from the moment I arrived. The assessment team really know what they’re doing”
– Joseph Rapsum, Trainee Rigger and NRC Level 2 candidate
National Event Lifting Training (NELT)
NELT is a training programme for professionals who select and use lifting equipment commonly found in the event and entertainment industries.
It ensures that trainees understand their role and responsibilities when working onsite and recognise the importance of working alongside NRC qualified riggers.