Post Rendez-vous Workshop: 2-day Rigging Seminar with Bill Sapsis

August 19 - 20, 2018

Presented by CITT/ICTS in collaboration with CITT Ontario Section, IATSE Local 461 & SAPSIS RIGGING INC. Sapsis Rigging

When: Sunday August 19 and Monday August 20, 2018.

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Royal Henly Ballroom, Holiday Inn St Catharines (Sunday) & Shaw Festival Stage, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario (Monday)
  • Rendez-vous 2018  delegates (email Ana at for the access code) $125.00+ HST
  • CITT/ICTS, IATSE and Partner association** members without Rendez-vous 2018 delegate pass (email Ana at for the access code) $200.00+ HST
  • Non-members: $400.00 + HST 
*Registration fee includes lunch and coffee breaks on both days.
** Partner associations include: ADC, APASQ, IATSE, Ontario Presents
Level: Mid-level to upper-level Technicians
The course provides 14 ETCP Renewal Credits to certificated ETCP technicians.
Course Description:
Day 1: Safety requirements and general rigging principles.
Day 2: Emphasis on stage rigging equipment operations, inspection and maintenance.
Bil Sapsis will provide training in current entertainment rigging industry practices and equipment and the proper use, inspection and maintenance of that equipment. Topics include Fall Arrest, Fall Protection and Rescue. Q & A throughout the day.
Presenter: Bill Sapsis, President of Sapsis Rigging Inc., is a member of the Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) Council and Chair of the Rigging Subject Matter Experts. He serves on ESTA’s Technical Standards Committee and is the Chair of the TSP’s Rigging Working Group. Bill is ETCP Certified-Theatre and Arena and is an ETCP Recognized Trainer. Bill is also a CITT/ICTS member in good standing.