Tomcat USA is pleased to announce a very successful “graduating class” of their Hoist and Truss Workshop at the 2006 LDInstitute. During the course of the two-day workshop, over 25 participants from more than 10 states, and Hong Kong, received top-notch training from industry experts.

Day one consisted of a full day of motor instruction taught by Don Dimitroff of Columbus McKinnon while day two included a half-day of fall protection led by Morgan Neff of Mine Safety Appliances, and a half-day of truss design, use, and theory taught by Keith Bohn from Tomcat USA.

In other Tomcat training news, the annual Tomcat Hoist and Rigging Workshop will be hosted by Tomcat USA in Midland, Texas February 21-24, 2007. The ETCP recognized workshop has a reputation worldwide as the most comprehensive training course of its kind. The Hoist and Rigging Workshop is a unique learning opportunity for those new to the entertainment industry as well as veterans of the business. In addition, Tomcat will offer the Advanced Hoist and Truss workshop on February 23 and 24, 2007.

For more information regarding either workshop or to register, please contact Lisa Jebsen at 432-694-7070.