COURSE OUTLINE –

  1. Risk assessment procedures
  2. Installation of anchor systems
  3. Industrial abseiling skills
  4. Rope ascending techniques
  5. Work methods
  6. Mobility at height
  7. Rescue procedures
  8. Understanding fall protection and work in suspension requirements
  9. Rope access equipment
  10. Knots, hitches & bends and anchor rigging
  11. Rope mobility (ascending, descending, lateral movement, passing obstacles such as knots re-belays and deviations)
  12. Using tools and equipment whilst in suspension and
  13. Mid rope self & partner rescues

COURSE OBJECTIVE

This course is mainly practical with emphasis placed on learning to perform the techniques safely and efficiently. this course gives the skills and knowledge required to work at height where ropes and associated equipment are used to gain access to and from the work position and to be supported there.