Rescue basic

Rescue basic covers theoretical and practical knowledge of how to safely rescue a distressed person in a vertical environment such as ladders or over an edge. The course also includes self-evacuation from heights.

  • After an approved course, the participant will be issued a certificate
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Goal

Conduct a safe rescue of an injured or distressed person in a vertical environment and over an edge in various scenarios.

Theoretical elements

  • Risk assessment and rescue plan
  • Laws and regulations
  • The equipment and how it's used
  • How is a rescue conducted?
  • How to use an anchor point

Practical elements

  • Evacuation of yourself
  • Rescue of a person in a vertical environment
  • Rescue over an edge
Target group: The course is aimed at those who work on roofs, scaffolds, constructions and sky-lifts. Previous knowledge: Fall protection basic course Period of validity: Annual repetition are recommended Course length: 4 hours (1/2 day) Instructor: 1