Rope Rescue User – Reval

Training will allow the Rope Rescue User to be fully conversant with all rescue procedures, and be competent in varied techniques for access and fall prevention.

Revalidates Rope Rescue User certificate. Foundation level skills to allow participation in rope rescue operations under the supervision of a higher grade.

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Provides the skills and knowledge required to move competently on ropes as required to assist in rope rescue operations.

Rope Rescue User – reval course revalidates the skills and knowledge required to move competently on ropes as required to assist in rope rescue operations. After the course candidates will be competent to maintain personal safety whilst carrying out a range of rescue techniques.

Theoretical content includes requirements of BS7985 and draft working document ISO22846-2.

Characteristics of a safe system of work, including equipment, legal requirements, objective hazards, risk assessment, conformity and certification, inspection, emergency considerations and rescue procedures.

Practical content includes requirements of ISO22846-2. Basic principles of movement on ropes -ascent, descent, changing from ascent to descent, changing from rope to rope, use of a back up system, elementary rigging and rope management, elementary rescues.

Content covered in Rope Rescue User – Reval course includes:

  • Equipment specifications
  • Loading in rescue systems
  • Methods of communications

Practical skills covered in this course include:

  • Ascending and descending, changing from one to another, rope to rope transfer
  • Rigging rope rescue anchor systems
  • Pulley systems and hauling
  • Cableways and tensioned lines
  • methods of horizontal movement
  • Stretchers: methods of use, with or without attendatnts
  • Throwlines and taglines

Rope Rescue – Supervisor Course provides the skills and knowledge required to supervise rope rescue operations within a team.

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Course Details

Duration: 3 days
Course Venues: Aberdeen, Birmingham, Kendal, Leeds, London
Entry Requirements: In date Rope Rescue Operator certification. RescuePack training or an equivalent foundation in elementary rope handling. An additional day's training is required for candidates with no prior experience. Minimum age 18. Must be fluent in English.
Instructor Ratio: 1:6
Course Code: TRE8UR
Assessment: All training is based on specific outcomes. Practical and written assessments carried out. All assessments are carried out by a person other than the trainer.
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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