Tower Crane Rescue Training
In a time sensitive emergency, the combination of varied crane configurations, cab designs, plus uncertain availability of public responders adds up to just one thing: it’s the responsibility of on-scene personnel to save the life of the tower crane worker!
Course Duration: 3 days
Class Size: 4-6 students per instructor
Each student will learn efficient deployment methods and effective Kit preparation in order to be rescue-ready in the event of an emergency. Basic fall protection principles, climbing techniques, and pre-rescue readiness are explained and demonstrated.
Other course objectives include:
- Pre-emergency planning
- Equipment selection & use
- Victim assessment
- Anchor selection
- Safe descent path identification
- Suspension trauma awareness
- Patient packaging and extraction
- Raising and lowering
- Equipment care & maintenance
The greater portion of the class is held on an elevated structure. After becoming comfortable with the simple processes used in the ARK® and the SRK-11®or SRK-15®, students will perform and participate in several simulated rescue scenarios.
These exercises will include a variety of real-life situations:
- Accessible victim
- Suspended victim
- Other challenging drills
- Course Manual
- Wallet ID card
- Certificate of Completion
We offer a recertification course for those with an expired wallet card.