Rescue and Evacuation at Heights Training
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£234pp (inc VAT)
Who is This Course
User’s supervisors and managers of retrieval and rescue kits . Also personnel working at height who may be required to aid the safe rescue of personnel who have had a fall arrested by fall arrest equipment as stated in the site rescue plan.
Aims & Objectives
Attendees should complete the service having gained an understanding of:
The correct selection and use of a specific rescue kit or device.
Health and Safety Legislation
Rescue requirements and Planning
Approved codes of practice
Rescue equipment types and industrial standards
Inspections and record keeping
Specific model manufacturers information
Pre use checks and deployment
Storage, maintenance and disposal requirements
Suspension associated hazards
A 3 year MTST certificate of training in Fall rescue specific to a procedure or equipment type.
Delegate Experience & Renewals
Delegates must hold a current certificate in safe use and pre use inspection of harnesses.
A delegate must be confident at height and hold suitable competence to work in the environment where a rescue may be needed.
Regular drills and controlled rescues are required to maintain competence.
Protective footwear, full body harness with fall arrest lanyard, suitable head protection, suitable clothing and gloves for the practical session.