Specialist Rescue Training

Course Overview

Course Is Aimed At
The course is aimed at those who work at height regularly and are required to perform rescues or form part of a stand by rescue team. As we are not tied to any one manufacturer, we are able to offer training on various assembled rescue kits and also assemblies from various equipment used in rope access.
Course Outline
  • Introduction to work at height legislation
  • Hazard identification, risk assessment and work at height planning
  • The requirement for rescue
  • Rescue planning
  • Types of rescue
  • Types of rescue equipment
  • Use of various rescue kits
Pre requisites
Reasonable level of health & fitness and aptitude to work at height and carry out rescues. Minimum age of 18 and speak fluent English.
Training Ratio
8:1
Certification
Certification will be issued for this course based on the candidates meeting the required standard and passing a short written test. Certificates are valid for 3 years.
Assessment
Criteria
Throughout the training, candidates will be assessed on their ability to work at height safely, select and use rescue equipment and apply basic access techniques.