HA002: HART - Safe Work at Height and Rescue Operator
Who is this course for?
A course designed to meet the needs of HART personnel who may be required to carry out tasks which involve a risk of falling from height. Intended to create a good base level of personal safety and knowledge to protect personnel in the field.
Due to the physical nature of the course, candidates must be free of contra indications for working at height, have a reasonable level of fitness and will be required to complete a self-declaration of fitness to train (if unsure, please contact us). The minimum age for candidates is 18 years.
A theoretical and practical course covering:
- Hierarchy of controls
- PPE selection, use and maintenance
- Anchor selection
- Work restraint
- Work positioning
- Fall arrest
- Structure climbing
- Basic mechanical advantage
- Pre-packed rescue kits
Delivery method and assesment
Lectures and practical elements. The course assessment is by short written test and a heavy emphasis on continuous practical assessment.