Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall

For all persons requiring minimum knowledge to meet the legal requirements of working at height and basic fall protection techniques.

Height safety & rescue after a fall training course, providing the knowledge required to meet the legal requirements of working at height and basic fall protection techniques.

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TRE11U Basic Height Safety & Rescue Course

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Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall training course for persons requiring basic knowledge of fall protection systems allowing them to fit and use a fall arrest harness.

Provides knowledge required to meet the requirements of working at height and basic fall protection techniques.

This height safety and rescue after a fall training course includes the selection of suitable anchor points, awareness of possible hazards, methods of operation of rope devices and methods of control during lowering or raising of a casualty using the RescuePack system.

The course also includes methods of minimising suspension intolerance of casualties and how to handle casualties when they have been recovered to a safe place.

On completion of the course, candidates will have gained knowledge on:- methods of fall protection, pre-use equipment checks, fall arrest blocks, suspension intolerance, understanding of the RescuePack and its functions, abrasion and edge hazards, elementary pulley theory, and medical dangers to a suspended person.

Practical skills covered include:- fitting a fall arrest safety harness, use of fall arrest lanyards, use of a temporary horizontal line and adjustable restraint system and the attachment, lowering and raising of a casualty.

Safety footwear required for all practical sessions.

As well as our training venues, this course can be run on client site – please call for details.

15% off equipment online for training candidates. You will receive 15% off heightec equipment when you complete a course with us. Your voucher is automatically sent to you by email for use when you order equipment online.

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Course Details

Duration: 1 day
Course Venues: Aberdeen, Birmingham, Kendal, Leeds, London
Entry Requirements: Minimum age 18. Must be fluent in English.
Instructor Ratio: 1:6
Course Code: TRE11U
Assessment: Practical and written
Certification: heightec
Validity Period: 3 years
Medical Requirements: Physical fitness with no contra-indications for working at height. A self-certified statement of reasonable fitness will be requested prior to attendance.
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