Location: Clients Tower Crane
Programme Duration: 1 Day
To teach workers the skills necessary to carry out the rescue of an injured/fallen worker from a Tower Crane
At the end of this course, participants will:
Understand the importance of a swift rescue response in the event of an accident on a Crane.
Be able to demonstrate ability to use a D Rope rescue kit, to lower a casualty to the ground, to rescue a casualty from a ladder, and carry out a rescue of a worker suspended on a lanyard.
Understand dangers of harness induced suspension trauma.
Understand the importance of casualty handling and management during the rescue phase, and post rescue.
The participant will also understand the need for regular practice of the skills learnt.
Theory session followed by clear demonstrations by instructor of skills in a practical environment, followed by practical exercises for participants.
Individuals whose work will require them to climb on Tower Cranes, or to respond to an incident on a crane
Maximum number of trainees will be 6 per session
Participants must hold a current Safe Pass
Instructor question and answer sessions throughout training programme. Observation of correct safe practices. End of course question paper.
Certification: POBS Cert valid for 2 years
Training facilities: Tower Crane
Instructor to hold current Miller by Honeywell Rope access and fall protection trainer certificate.
Each participant must have their own:
Full Body Harness
For class training instructor will provide:
First Aid kit