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HS06 – 1 Day Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval Course

COURSE INFORMATION


Purpose of the course:

This course delivers 7 hours Accredited Continuing Professional Development (CPD) classroom and practical instruction with assessment over 1 day. It follows the principles of the NEW industry training standard set by the Mast & Tower Safety Group (MATS) (is however NOT Arqiva approved), the Advisory Committee for Work at Height Training (ACWAHT) syllabus and follows the guidelines for MoD Chapter 7 Safety Rule Book where applicable. Our 1 Day Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue – Revalidation course reviews all the essential elements of the 3 Day Basic Tower Climbing & Rescue course, including updates on legislation and codes of practice.

What will be covered on the course:

Theory

• Legal overview
• Risk assessment and method statements
• Emergency procedures

Practical

• Safe use of Personal and Fall Protective Equipment
• Proper execution of simulated work task (using hand tools)
• Hoisting equipment up ladders
• Simulated rescue of a casualty from a structure
• Ensuring safety of self and others

Course summary:

• Course Duration: One Day
• Maximum instructor/delegate Ratio: 1:6
• Delivery: Classroom based theory & practical training
• Assessment: Multiple choice test paper and practical skills assessment during training
• Certification: CPD Accredited Certificate of Training (valid for 3 years – rescue element only valid for 12 months and will require revalidation annually)

Additional Information:

• Delegates must have a good command of the written and spoken English
• Delegates must be medically & physically fit to work at height, carry out manual handling and have an aptitude for working at height (a self-certification questionnaire is to be completed on the course)
• Delegates require basic PPE (gloves, sturdy footwear) and clothing suitable for the environment (FPE equipment will be provided)
• Delegates should have completed an in date HS05 – 3 Day Basic Tower Climber and Rescue Course (or equivalent prior to attending the HS06 Reval course)

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