Risks and Rewards of Being a Tower Climber: A High-Stakes Profession

Tower climbing, while critical to maintaining the infrastructure of our telecommunications and broadcasting systems, is one of the most perilous professions. The primary risk comes from the sheer height at which tower climbers operate. Working hundreds or even thousands of feet above the ground, climbers face the constant danger of falls, which are often fatal […]

5 Top Certifications a Wireless Company Should Look for in Tower Climbers

The rapid expansion of the telecommunications industry has fueled an increasing demand for tower climbers, responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing the cell towers that keep our world connected. However, as a wireless company, it’s crucial to ensure that the climbers you hire are not only skilled but also qualified to undertake such high-risk assignments. One […]

How to Become a Tower Climber

Tower climbing is a great field to get into. The biggest challenge is to find a way into the industry when you’re new to the trade. Being a greenhorn doesn’t mean that you won’t be able to find a job as a tower climber. There are always opportunities for those willing to work for them. […]

How to Get a Tower Climbing Certification

In order to become a tower climber in the wireless industry, you will need several different credentials. A tower climbing certification and specific training can help you stand out as an applicant.  The specific requirements for becoming a tower climber vary depending on the type of operation you want to work for. In general, however, […]

Safety First: A Comprehensive Guide to Being Safe When You Climb

Being a tower climber can lead to a very rewarding career, however, it can also be a dangerous profession. Although being a tower climber comes with certain risks, you can offset those risks by following these safety tips.  Follow a Safety Plan Every tower climber should have an emergency plan in place. This plan should […]