Height Rescue and Evacuation Training

Height Rescue and Evacuation Training

The purpose of this training course is to provide information and the knowledge required for rescue at height, using multiple types of rescue kits.

The training that we provide is designed for all workers who work at height and have a responsibility to provide rescue when required.

Course aims and Objectives

  • Provide the knowledge required to meet the requirements of working at height regulations.
  • Provide information and knowledge on a safe system of rescue.

Course Content

  • Course Introduction, previous experience and knowledge
  • Planning, for rescue (proactive) How to create a rescue plan
  • HSE Guidance and the laws relevant to working at height and rescue
  • Rescue at height, safe systems of work (method statement)
  • Collective and Individual requirements for rescue at height
  • Hazard and Risk analysis ( You must identify the risk when performing a live rescue)
  • What procedure must you follow, in the event of a fall from height
  • Harness and rescue, equipment type bespoke to your working practice
  • Introduction of height safety rescue and edge protection equipment
  • Live demonstration of rescue kit at height using a rescue dummy
  • Live practical with course candidate participation
  • Training assessment of learners with group discussion

Apple Group provide all aspects of rescue at height training on pole top, ladders, scaffold, crane, towers, flat roofs.

Course duration: 6 hours

Course location: Apple Group Training, locations are based in Leeds, Sheffield and Birmingham. We also have the use of up to 300 partner training centres in the UK.

If you can not travel to one of our locations then as long as your workplace is suitable, we can provide training onsite to suit.

Benefits: Knowing that your employees, sub-contractors, owners will have received training to the highest standard.

Certification: This course is accredited through Apple Group Training CPD (Continuous professional development)

If you would like more information on the course content, cost of individual open courses or group bookings please contact us.

Introduction to Gotcha, Petzl, Ikar Descender, Ridgegear descender, pole top rescue, 3M, Sala rescue kits.

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