Rope Rescue – Intermediate Instructor

This course has been developed to provide the trainee with sufficient team skills to perform most rescues involving rope work.

Course Content:

The following topics will be addressed

  • communication and command structure
  • team based rope rescue skills
  • advanced rigging principles
  • knotcraft
  • belaying
  • anchoring
  • pick offs
  • stretcher evacuations
  • high directionals
  • pulley systems
  • lowerings
  • offsets
  • stretcher scoops

Course Length:

7 days

Entry Requirements:

Trainees are required to a pre-course assignment prior to the commencement of the course. Rope Rescue – Beginner Instructor course recommended unless proven prior rope rescue experience.

Nationally Recognised Competencies:

Part of Public Safety Training Package Unit PUASAR032A