Industrial Rope Access Technician Training

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HLTAID001 Provide CPR
RIIWHS204D Work Safely at Heights
UETTDRRF04B Perform Tower Rescue

Designed For
This five day course is suitable for participants who are required to conduct work whilst fully suspended at height. (E.g. High rise window cleaning, painting or maintenance, sign installations, working on bridges, power stations, mine sites).

Pre-requisite only apply to the 2.5 day course, there are no pre-requisite units for this course if the initial 5 day course is completed.

Delivery Mode
Face to face

Participants must have the ability to read and write English and be able to perform practical and theoretical assessment as required.

Course Details 
Individual bookings:

  • Where: Unit 2, 84 Solomon Road, Jandakot WA 6164.
  • Duration: 2.5 days (for participants with pre-requisites of Working at Height, CPR and Tower Rescue) or
  • Duration: 5 days (for initial participants which includes Working at Height, CPR, Tower Rescue, Rope Access)
  • Time: 8.00am to 4.00pm
  • Dress: Clean standard work wear, enclosed safety shoes, long shirt and pants

Group Bookings:

  • Group bookings are available at your site or ours. Please contact our office on 94178888 for pricing and site requirements. Up to 10 participants per group.

Course Outline

NOTE: This course meets and exceeds the Requirements of
AS/NZS 4488 Industrial Rope Access Systems

  • Induction and enrolment
  • References and legislation
  • Definitions
  • Connecting Devices
  • Structure Access and Planning
  • Equipment Configurations
  • Ascenders and Descenders – Selection and Use
  • Energy Absorbers
  • Harnesses
  • Fall Arrest Devices
  • Ropes and Knots – Selection and Use
  • Anchor Points
  • Edge Protection
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Key Personnel
  • Risk Assessment / JSA Development
  • Suspension Trauma Treatment
  • Post Rescue Procedures
  • Fall Prevention Methods
  • Fall Protection Options
  • Calculating Fall Distances / Clearances
  • Emergency Procedures
  • General Safety Points
  • Service and Inspection Requirements
  • Use of Ropes and Braking Methods
  • Belay Techniques
  • High Angle Rescue
  • Practical exercises

Upon Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, each participant will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment and wallet sized card for the units completed;

  • RIIWHS204D – Work Safely at Heights
  • HLTAID001 – Provide CPR
  • UETTDRRF04B – Perform Tower Rescue

A Certificate of completion in Industrial Rope Access Technician Training (Level 1, Level 2, or Level 3) will be granted upon completion of all units.

Please call 94178888 or email to book or enquire about this course.