Tower and Structural Rescue Arqiva Approved Course
Course code RSS12 Course Cost £160.00 exc VAT
Course introduction A 1 day course aimed at training the worker in rescue techniques whilst working at heights on towers or structural rooftop and ladders systems. The course is aimed at setting up basic rescue systems and basic first aid implications.
The course practical sessions are delivered on an outdoor training structure. So students are advised to bring with them appropriate clothing for the prevailing weather conditions.
Course approval This course is Arqiva approved and is a prerequisite for entry and access onto all Arqiva sites whilst climbing.
Certificate Validation This course has a 1 year validation.
Prerequisites To attend this course you must have a valid in date Advanced Climber certificate. Minimum age 18 and a good understanding of English is desirable and a fit for work declaration will need to be completed before start of course.
Course Content Categories of Height – Working at Height regulations regarding Rescues – Hazard Identifications – Risk Assessments – Correct selection of Rescue equipment – Emergency Service considerations – fundamental first aid implications with working at heights Harness suspension injuries – Recovery position – Anchor Point Selection – Snatch Rescue – Raise and lower rescue – Tensioned line rescue – Pilot line rescue – Basic Abseil techniques – Basic Knots – Simple Lifting and rigging techniques.
Assessment procedure Ongoing practical assessment throughout the course and a questions and answers paper on completion of the course to gauge your understanding of the course content. Assistance will be given for those who may need it.
Tower and Structural Rescue Course Booking
TRS Safety Training – Advanced Climber – Emergency First Aid Incorporating Heights – Rooftop Access – Advanced Climber Refresher – Tower and Structural Rescue – Tower Rescue – Rooftop Restraint – Radio Frequency Awareness – Safe Use of Harnesses – Safe Use of Steps and Ladders – Rope Access BS 7985
Tel: 01604 790005 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org