Zenith Training - Rescue Training

Zenith Training - Rescue Training


This course is designed for those who are required to carry out the rescue of a fallen casualty who has been left suspended in their safety harness from a variety of work at height scenarios.

It covers both ascent and descent rescue options.

A comprehensive course aimed at instructing delegates in the importance of a rescue system and the dangers of suspension in a safety harness.

The contents is aimed at allowing delegates to understand the requirements of rescue, the legislation that covers it and to be fully trained and suitably practised to be able to carry out a rescue in a variety of scenarios.

After rescue care is also covered to give a complete training solution to your rescue requirement.

Upon completion, the candidate will be able to:
* Safely set up a rescue device
* Safely lower a casualty to safe point for evacuation
* Safely raise a casualty to safe point for evacuation


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0333 234 1801

Additional Information

Additional Information

Min/Max Delegates Min 6 / Max 8
Course Duration 7 hours / 1 day
Pre Course Requirements User Training - Introduction to Working at Height
Course Structure Theory
Overview of current legislation
Human physiology
Suspension trauma
Introduction to the rescue system

Harness inspection/use refresher
Work restraint - revision
Fall arrest revision
Indentifying suitable anchor points
Rescue scenarios - lowering/raising
Mechanical advantages
Suspension trauma treatment
Casualty management
Venue HO Training Academy is based at Langley House, Station Road, Standon, Hertfordshire, EN11 1QN

Nationwide satellite training centres available to suit geographical location
PPE & Clothing All PFPE required for training will be provided by Access Systems

Operatives should ensure they have suitable PPE
Refreshments Lunch will be provided on all whole day courses at the HO Training Academy

No refreshments will be provided at on-site training courses
Breaks A series of breaks are taken as follows:
10:15 - 10:30
12:30 - 13:00
14:15 - 14:30
Room Requirements

A room large enough to accommodate the candidates and trainer (not canteen)

Mains electricity and space to set up a projector and screen

A suitable area to carry out a series of practical rescue demonstrations

Candidates need to be physically fit and able to use the systems and comfortable with working at height


Each successful candidate will receive a Training Certificate valid for 2 years

Each successful candidate will receive a ID Card valid for 2 years

Candidates can be re-certified with a 1 day refresher course

Content may vary dependent on chosen system

Train the Trainer - Pre Course Requirements Not Available on this Course. User Training only


Zenith Training - Rescue Training

Zenith Training - Rescue Training



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