Tower Climbing & Rescue Training

This course has been structured for any workers who are required to work on structures such as telecommunications towers, poles, chairlifts, or other tower-like structures.
RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights and UETTDRRF04 Perform tower rescue
3 Days (24 Hours)


A current HLTAID003 Provide first aid or HLTAID011 Provide first aid qualification.

Objectives and Content
  • Legislation
  • Risk assessments and control measures
  • Pre and post use inspection of all personal fall arrest equipment
  • Demonstrate fall restraint, work positioning and fall arrest techniques
  • Anchor point selection and inspection
  • Correct rigging of anchorage slings
  • Use of vertical lifelines, single and twin lanyards structural mobility techniques
  • Temporary horizontal safety lines
  • How to recognise suspension intolerance
  • Prepare and respond to rescue
  • Contribute to hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Identify, select, and prepare the necessary rescue equipment
  • Conclude rescue operations
  • Identify the need for emergency care
  • Assess the casualty and implement emergency care
  • Communicate appropriately with casualties and emergency services personnel
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Accurately complete required documentation in line with legislative, regulatory and organisational requirements
Provider of Training and Assessment

Please refer to the student handbook located at the bottom of that page for learners’ rights, responsibility and support, and any complaints.

Entry Requirements

Participants must:

  • Have the physical capacity to be able to meet the demands of the practical demonstration skills including gaining access, working, and egress from a place of height whilst wearing the appropriate PPE
  • Have sufficient English language, literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete the course
  • Present photo I.D. on arrival
Training and Facility

Training can be conducted at your work site or off-site at one of our purpose-built training facilities.

Candidate Handbook
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