About The Course

Level : 2 days
Certificate of Completion

This two-day course for groups of 6-10 learners is designed to teach students to safely rescue a colleague who has fallen and is hanging helplessly in their fall protection system.

On this course you will learn simple techniques using industry-standard equipment, to enable you to safely free a colleague from this dangerous situation.

Training takes place at our specialist training facility@Unit 21, or can be delivered onsite if facilities allow.

Core Topics

The training covers the following areas:

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Legislation and standards
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Rescuer safety and survival
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General hazards
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Medical considerations
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Risk assessment when doing a partner rescue at height
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Personal and team equipment
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Basic rescue procedures
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Setting anchor systems for rescue
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Placing rope protection
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Connecting a casualty on a line using a telescopic pole
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Lifting a casualty using a pre-installed device
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Lowering a casualty
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Individual pick-off using a pre-installed device
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Suspension trauma procedures

Course Certification

Students will be assessed by continuous practical assessment. Upon successful completion of the course, SA Safety Limited will issue a certificate of attendance. Students will need to re-qualify within three years.

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