Jay Glerum Rigging Masterclass San Diego - Intermediate Level

INTERMEDIATE LEVELSDSU_Logo_Color_black_text-1024x711
San Diego, California
Monday April 1 & Tuesday April 2 2019
8:30am – 5:00pm

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL - This class is limited to 33 participants.
ACT NOW! Registration for this class to close on March 25


San Diego State University

  • Don Powell Theatre
    Performing Arts Plaza
    5500 Campanile Dr.

    San Diego, CA 92182-7601
  • April 1 & 2 2019
    8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Intermediate track is for those familiar with rigging basics and the safe operation of a counter weight system or those who have taken the Entry Level course and seek to advance their skills.
Attendees are issued a handbook guided by the PowerPoint presentation.
This class qualifies for 14 ETCP renewal credits.ETCP-Approved_Training

Curriculum to be covered

  • Review of Breaking Strength, Design Factor, Working Load Limit
  • Physics of Loads and Forces
  • Beam Loading and Cantilevers
  • Truss Basics – inspection and general principles
  • Mechanical Advantage
  • Bridle Rigging
  • Overview of basic automation controls
  • Out of balance loading situations for counter weight systems


  • Ed Leahy – Head Trainer and Cruise Ship Division Manager, Chicago Flyhouse, Inc. ETCP Certified Rigger – Arena & Theatre, ETCP Recognized Trainer
  • Loren Schreiber - Director of Technology at San Diego State University’s School of Theatre, Television, & Film. ETCP Certified Rigger

Intermediate Level
Registration Dec. 14  - Feb. 1 - $325
Late Registration Feb. 2 - March 14 - $400

Housing: Participants are responsible for reserving their own housing.

ETCP Paper and Pencil Rigging Examinations
April 3, 2019 (Arena & Theatre)
Location - TBA in San Diego
Application Deadline: March 11, 2019


Sponsored by:


JRClancy ETC_4C-Rev HHSpec


Thank you also goes to our in-kind sponsors: