The Tower crane rescue evacuation training course is intended for people working with tower cranes who may be required to rescue a casualty from the cab or crane structure or a person who may be suspended on a lanyard after a fall. Complies with the requirements of Construction Plant-hire Association technical note TIN013 –‘Rescue of Personnel From Height on Tower Cranes’.
Candidates will learn how to use RescuePack CRD to rescue a casualty to the ground. The casualty can be raised and lowered using RescuePack to allow movement to a safe descent location.
Includes information on the selection of anchorages, safe descent path, casualty care and the need for correct handling of a casualty and the risks associated with a harness suspension.
Practical exercises include the use of a casualty harness and extension pole.
A self-certified statement of reasonable medical fitness will be required, prior to attendance.
Minimum age 18.
Should be comfortable with exposure to heights
Competent in the use of PPE for work at height.
assessment and certification
The trainer will assess safety and competence during exercises
next dates for Tower Crane and Tall Structure Rescue (TRE9U) course: