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Vertical Rescue

PUASAR032A Undertake vertical rescue and PUASAR022A Participate in a rescue operation

This unit is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and skills to allow them to respond to incidents that will require rope rescue techniques as a member of an emergency response team, across a variety of industries.

  • $900
  • 3 Days
  • SETS Balcatta Training Facility

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Overview

The Vertical Rescue course conducted by Safety & Emergency Training Services is a nationally accredited course that is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and skills to allow them to respond to incidents that will require rope rescue techniques as a member of an emergency response team, across a variety of industries.

The course covers the following broad areas:

  • Checking, servicing and maintaining vertical rescue equipment as well as safe work limitations.
  • Safe and effective scene management procedures, edge protection
  • Scene assessment and reporting
  • Establish, maintain, monitor and use ascent, descent systems and safety systems
  • Treat and package casualties, including stretcher rigging.
  • Escorting stretchers in raising and lowering operations.
  • Work in a team.
COURSE DATES
Start DateEnd DateLocationBook Now
Monday 18 February, 2019Wednesday 20 February, 2019BalcattaBook Now
Monday 20 May, 2019Wednesday 22 May, 2019BalcattaBook Now
Monday 19 August, 2019Wednesday 21 August, 2019BalcattaBook Now
Monday 18 November, 2019Wednesday 20 November, 2019BalcattaBook Now
ON-COMPLETION

Successful completion of the assessment requirements, will provide participants with a statement of attainment issued by SETS (RTO Code 52334) for PUASAR032A Undertake vertical rescue and PUASAR022A Participate in a rescue operation.

OTHER INFO

This course can be conducted at IFAP’s North Lake (WA) training facility or at any facility that has a suitable classroom and training area.

There is a maximum number of 12 participants per program.

PRE REQUISITES

HLTFA211A Provide basic emergency life support (or equivalent).