Course ID: PUAEME001B Provide emergency care PUASAR001B Participate in a rescue operation PUAEME002C Manage injuries at emergency incident
Who should attend: This course would suit people who wish to have the necessary skills to undertake the rescue of others who work at height. The successful attendee will be competent to initiate site emergency response plans, select appropriate equipment and undertake vertical rescue operations as part of an on site emergency response team. Talk to us about customising this course for your unique situation.
Course introduction and enrolment.
Understanding the definition of working at height.
Relevant legislation explained.
Case studies of unsafe work at heights analysed.
Your site’s specific height work tasks analysed.
Rescue considerations. Roles and responsibilities.
Notification of emergency services.
Risk assessment and hazard control.
Calculating fall clearance.
High angle rescue, use of ropes and braking methods.
Rappelling and Belay techniques.
How to select the correct equipment.
How to inspect equipment for condition/safety/suitability.
Introduction to the use of all appropriate fall protective devices including; Harnesses lanyards, anchor points, Davit arms, Tripods, Insertion/recovery equipment.
Unconscious casualty treatment.
Practical exercises performed of vertical rescue situations.
Assessment: Practical and theoretical and application based assessments.
Course Logistics: When: As required Where: On your site or at our training facilities Duration: 3 days Class Size: Up to 8 people Cost: TBA
Roofsafe Industrial Safety | Height Safety and Access Solutions
RIS is Australia’s largest Height Safety provider, with a National branch infrastructure to meet its client’s needs anywhere within Australia or overseas. With the market place becoming increasingly aware of the need for employee protection when working at heights, RIS is ideally positioned to provide local and overseas industries with practical solutions for any height safety, confined space or rope access application.
The company has over 20 years experience within the Height Safety and Fall Protection Industry and we pride ourselves as having the best people in the business for advice, service and workmanship.
RIS employs in excess of 70 people and with branches in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Hobart, Darwin and Mackay. With a wide national and international distribution network, we pride ourselves on the most practical, cost effective and compliant fall protection, confined space or rope access systems in Australia and overseas.
As such RIS is truly able to provide the Complete Height Safety Solution – a fully integrated approach to the management of height safety and the protection of people when working at any height.