Vertical Rescue

Vertical rescue requires operators to correctly identify and use suitable access and recovery equipment combined with protocols to provide emergency response options in the case of an accident at heights or depths. Participants will be required to operate independently and as part of a team to complete the successful recovery of casualties from heights or depths.

Duration: 4 days

Units of competency:

  • PUASAR032 Undertake vertical rescue
  • PUASAR022 Participate in a rescue operation
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid