Work at Height & Rescue Level 1

 Work at Height & Rescue Level 1

Item Code – TRAR-A-WAHR L-1

Pre-Requisites
  • Learner should > 18 years
  • Physically fit and able to participate in practical activities
  • Appropriate PPE-Helmets, Harness, Safety Shoes, Gloves & Snug fitting clothes
  • Prior experience of working at height & rescue is preferable
Target Participants

This program is designed for Height and Rescue directed at the industrial on-site rescuer such as fire brigades, emergency response technicians and specialist on the use of rope tactics that are applicable to all fields of rescue. Wilderness, vehicle, and water rescue disciplines are not addressed in the course.

Duration

32 Hours (4 Days)

Ratio

8 Learners : 2 Facilitator

Trainer Level

TRARAsia Certified Trainer

Training Methodology
  • Classroom and Practical training
  • Suitable training handouts shall be distributed to the learners
Learning Objectives
  • Tie knots, bends, and hitches
  • Construct a single & multi-point anchor system
  • Place edge protection
  • Ascend/Descend in 3 different scenarios in high angle environment
  • Buddy Rescue descend mode
  • Escape a malfunctioned device
  • Construct a fixed rope system for climbing up & down
  • Construct a simple & compound pulley mechanical advantage system
  • Operate the simple & compound mechanical advantage system in a low-angle raising operation
  • Operate in the operation of a simple pulley mechanical advantage system in a high-angle raising operation
  • Function as a litter tender in a low-angle lowering or hauling operation
  • Rescue a victim from platforms & suspended positions by follow & not follow methods
  • Direct a lowering operation in a low-angle environment
  • Direct a lowering operation in a high-angle environment
  • Construct & operate a highline system
  • Operate a belay system during a lowering or raising operation in a high-angle environment
  • Small rope to rope transfer
  • Apply victim care by providing recovery position & manage airway after rescue
Assessment

Formative, written & practical assessment

Certification

TRARAsia Competency Certificate & ID Card

Validity
  • Technicians-Every 2 years
  • Supervisor/Inspector-Every 3 years
  • Manager/ Trainer-Every 5 years
Notes

Certificate validity requires minimum annual refresher training
For further details contact the training department at KTC