Vertical Rescue Training

Vertical Rescue Training

Vertical Rescue Training

Units of Competency:

  • PUASAR032A – Undertake vertical rescue
  • PUASAR022A – Participate in a rescue operation
  • HLTAID002 – Provide basic emergency life support
  • PUAFIR210 – Prevent injury

Vertical Rescue Course Overview

Our vertical rescue course is designed for workers who are required to perform precise rope rescues for injured personnel. Equipping participants with the knowledge and techniques essential for success, this course ensures workers are primed to handle rescue scenarios with confidence and expertise.

Course tasks include:

  • Compliance Requirements for equipment, access and fall arrest systems
  • Technical Theory
  • Life Rescue Knots & Hitches
  • Anchor Points / Anchor Systems
  • Suspension Trauma
  • Rappelling & Line Ascension Skills
  • 7 steps to rescue (RECEO and PACT)
  • Lowering & Raising Systems
  • Stretcher Escorting & Patient Handling
  • ‘Pick Off Rescues’
  • Personnel Roles & Responsibilities
  • Belay Systems & Climbing Skills
With expert guidance and hands-on training, you’ll emerge from our Vertical Rescue Course empowered and ready to tackle any rescue mission head-on. Get in touch and enrol today.

Student Handbook – Please refer to our student handbook for our policies and more information.

Entry Requirements

  • Participants must provide a Statement of Attainment / USI Transcript for HLTAID011 Provide First Aid.
  • Payment prior to course commencement – see terms and conditions in the student handbook.
  • The ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language.
  • As a minimum, Year 10 level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills (or equivalent)
  • What to wear: Long trousers, long sleeve shirt, enclosed footwear (as a minimum)
  • Good level of physical fitness
  • USI – Unique Student Identifier. For more information on USI, Click Here
  • Payment for this course can be made via EFTPOS or bank transfer. For billing information, please email info@hostsafetytraining.com.au or call 1300 631 011.
  • Please note that all card payments over $1000 will incur a 2.2% transaction fee of the total amount paid.
  • Please refer to the student handbook for any payments over $1500.
  • This course is delivered over four (4) days.
  • Training and assessment is delivered face to face at any of our facilities or onsite.

Participants who are deemed competent will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by Australian Institute of Resources Training Pty Ltd (RTO #40772) trading as Host Safety and Training.

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