The Vertical Rescue course offered by Mines Rescue provides students with an understanding of the vertical rescue environment and the use of the specific rescue equipment used in a range of emergency situations. The course is hands on with students able to develop practical skills to be able to conduct a vertical rescue in the event of an emergency.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will gain skills and knowledge in:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the following units:
These units contribute to the completion of the Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue (RII30719).
No formal previous learning is required for this course however Mines Rescue encourages students to gain knowledge and experience of the policies and procedures of their workplace before starting the course.
It is acknowledged that this is a course based on a Certificate III level qualification that requires appropriate levels of language, literacy and numeracy skills to manage course work, on-course activities and assessment tasks.
If you believe you already hold some or all of the skills, knowledge and/or experience for this course, you may be eligible to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
For further information, or to book your course, contact your local Mines Rescue Station.
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