Fall Rescue for Rig Work (Energy Safety Canada)

Topics Covered

  • Fall rescue operations: site assessment; casualty assessment; rescue principles; rescue team roles; equipment; post-incident activities; and rescue scenarios.
  • Hands-on training includes: climbing to height using fall protection equipment; work positioning; anchorage connection; and transfer between fall protection systems.

Prerequisites

Valid Fall Protection or Rig Work Certificate

Equipment

  • Students are encouraged to bring their own PPE
  • Approved hard hat with chin strap
  • CSA Approved safety glasses
  • CSA Approved safety toe footwear
  • Seasonal leather/cold weather gloves
  • Full length pants (no shorts)

Notes

  • The hands-on portion of the training includes climbing to height using fall protection equipment, work positioning, anchorage connection and transfer between fall protection systems
  • Course duration may continue beyond 4:30 pm

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