Working at Heights Course

Risk Response and Rescue provides an accredited Working at Heights course, as well as complementary training across the required skill set for maintaining a safe workplace.

Additional training for working at heights includes topics such as height safety, fall prevention and rescue. Participants can also learn how to perform inspections on height safety equipment.

Other specialist courses include tower height safety and total edge management, as well as vertical mobility training and rescue-specific modules. All combine to ensure personnel and safety equipment for working at heights are fully prepared and properly utilised.

Practical sessions with our industry experts involve the use of safety equipment for working at heights. Participants are familiarised with all aspects of selection, installation and operation of the life-saving equipment, including its use in a rescue situation.

Prepare your personnel fully, to ensure a safe working environment with Risk Response and Rescue's Working at Heights course today.

Working at Heights
COURSES INCLUDE:

Height Safety: Click Here to Book

As a single day program, this introductory Working at Heights Course awards a Statement of Attainment to participants.

This Working at Heights Course provides an overview of safe systems of work at heights using the Risk Management hierarchy of controls.
It is introductory only and may require supplementary training to meet the needs of varying sites and work methods.
This program provides competency to identify hazards associated with heights and implement basic site procedures in order to work safely at heights.

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Perform Height Safety Equipment Inspections Program: Click Here to Book


Learn Height Safety Equipment Inspection through this practical program presented by Risk Response and Rescue.

The Perform Height Safety Equipment Inspections Program provides the knowledge and skills required to perform safety inspections, for inspecting products, keeping records and providing feedback on the conformance of height safety equipment to specifications.
The program is suitable for persons who are required to complete or partly complete the inspection of height safety equipment.
A four hour course, with Learner Resource Kit provided and Statement of Attainment awarded upon successful completion and assessment.

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Vertical Rescue Operator program: Click Here to Book


Undertake Vertical Rescue Training when working at heights or depths to know how to provide emergency response.

Vertical Rescue Training teaches 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.
The aim of this program is to qualify participants to undertake vertical rescue operations as a member of a rescue team.

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Height Safety, Fall Prevention and Rescue Procedures Program


Practical Working at Heights Training is provided through our Height Safety, Fall Prevention and Rescue Procedures Program.

Our Working at Heights training challenges participants to establish effective systems of work in the planning phase and also the need to plan for applicable risk management, fall prevention systems, escape and recovery procedures.
The Height Safety, Fall Prevention and Rescue Procedures Program is designed for people working unsupervised or supervising others at heights in the working environment.
This program is designed to meet the requirements of height safety legislation including the actions in an emergency and the recovery of workers in fall arrest. The course will be customised to include site specific procedures and equipment in the planning phase.





Tower Height Safety and Procedures

The Tower Height Safety and Procedures Program incorporates contingencies for Height Safety operation and emergencies.

Our Tower Height Safety and Procedures Program provides an awareness of the knowledge and skills required for working safely at heights, fall prevention awareness and rescue procedures.
Participants are challenged to establish effective systems of work in the planning phase and also the need to plan for applicable risk management, fall prevention systems, escape and recovery procedures.
This 1 day program is designed to meet the requirements of height safety legislation including the actions in an emergency and the recovery of workers in fall arrest.




 

Total Edge Management

Over three days, the Total Edge Management Program covers activities using rigging systems for safe edge management.

The Total Edge Management Program provides information relating to safe selection, building and anchoring of the Arachnipod Total Edge Management System. Underpinning knowledge is provided as a basis for users to establish and operate safe systems at heights encompassing effective edge management.
The program is designed for workers who require edge management skills to perform height related activities associated with heights and edge management and/or rescue in both industrial and natural environments
The aim of this program is provide participants with the underpinning knowledge and skills to establish a Total Edge Management system in a variety of configurations using Ferno's Edge Management Machine, the Arachnipod.




 
Vertical Mobility


Vertical Mobility Training skills people working at heights or depths in safety procedures and handling minor incidents.

The aim of Vertical Mobility Training is to provide participants with the skills and knowledge of Vertical Mobility in the context of the workplace.
Our three day course covers working safely at heights, safely and as a team, following WHS policies and procedures.
Emergency response procedures and the control of minor incidents are also covered, with a Vertical Rescue Program available, if required.