Rescue - Basic

Rescue - Basic is a course that focus in safe rescue of a person in need.

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Target group

Everyone with a need to be able to aid in a rescue such as roofers, construction workers, scaffolders, snow removers and others.

Course goal

After a successful completion of the course, the participant shall:

Be able to conduct a safe rescue of a person in distress from various emergency situations
Be able to conduct a safe rescue in both a vertical and over an edge.

Theoretical elements

Equipment, run-through Rescue scenarios:
- Free-hanging in a vertical environment
- Fall over an edge
What can be used as an anchorage point?
How is a rescue conducted?
What equipment is used and how is it maintained?

Practical elements

Single-handed evacuation
Rescue in a vertical environment
Rescue over an edge


A certificate will be awarded after successful completion of the course.

The course can be conducted at the customer's location


ART. NR: 012299010

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE: Fall protection basic course


PERIOD OF VALIDITY: Annual refresher recommended

INSTRUCTOR: One Cresto-authorised instructor per max 8 participants

Cresto reserves the right to cancel the course if the number of participants is less than 3 persons. If so, we will inform you one week before that start of the course.