Industrial Rescue Technician

An indispensable course for industrial rescue teams. Introduces participants to the fundamentals of rescue, allowing them to function effectively as part of a team in a diversity of industrial rescue situations.

Foundation course in the use of RescuePack industrial rescue systems.

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For Fire Service, Hazardous Area Response Teams and other Industrial Rescue units. Classroom sessions with extensive practical content.

Industrial Rescue Technician is a highly practical course which delivers competence in rescue from a variety of high, remote or confined situations, whilst ensuring that rescuers are protected from the risk of falls by using personal safety equipment.

Foundation course in the use of the RescuePack Pro industrial rescue system. Provides training in fall protection and basic rescue techniques to allow a team to lifeline a rescuer or raise / lower a rescuer or casualty using a twinline system.

Includes practical exercises from real situations such as silos, confined shafts and crawlways, high platforms, hooped ladders and vertical walls. Teaches simple techniques for protecting the operator and performing rescue operations either by lowering or raising.

Safety footwear required for all practical sessions.

Industrial Rescue Technician also covers the use of a safety line for back-up of the casualty or for safety of team members.

All aspects of equipment selection, use and maintenance are covered, including quadpods, winches, stretchers, rescuers PPE and portable equipment for lowering or raising.

Covers suspension intolerance and casualty handling methods.

Meets Fire and Rescue Service Manual, “Fire Service Training – Foundation Training and Development: Principles of standard practice and techniques”.

This rescue training course is arranged for groups only. Please call for details.

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15% off equipment online for training participants. 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.

For Fire Service, Hazardous Area Response Teams and other Industrial Rescue units.

Course Details

Duration: 3 days
Course Venues: Aberdeen, Kendal, Leeds, London
Entry Requirements:
  • Minimum age 18.
  • Must be fluent in English.
Instructor Ratio: 1:6
Course Code: TRE7U
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 at course registration.
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