Rescue Training

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Course information provided by SARINZ.
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Search and Rescue First Aid  

This course is designed to provide the essential first aid skills required in the workplace and adds specific content relevant to first aid needs in the outdoors and in search and rescue and emergency response situations. A first aid competency card is issued valid for two years at the successful completion of this course.

 

The core course material is normally delivered over two days and there is also Introductory Work. Assessment occurs alongside the training.

Links for further information on Search & Rescue First Aid

http://www.sarinz.com/index.cfm/1,182,333,0,html/SAR-First-Aid

 

Foundation Rope Rescue  

This course is designed to focus on low angle rope rescue and working safely at an edge. The appropriate use of ropes and equipment is covered along with the skills needed to undertake rescues in accessible terrain with a slope of up to 30 degrees. It includes the use of suitable knots, anchors and pulley systems and the safe movement of subject sin stretchers. Edge kit and jigger-building and use is also covered. Risk management and safety in rope rescue operations are emphasised.     

 

The core course material is normally delivered over two days. There is also introductory work while assessment occurs alongside the training and through a reflective practice component.

For further information on Foundation Rope Rescue

http://www.sarinz.com/index.cfm/1,177,338,0,html/Foundation-Rope-Rescue

 

Vertical Rope Rescue  

This course is designed to train rescue skills in difficult terrain, typically inaccessible areas with slope between 30 degrees and vertical. It includes the construction and use of low and high directional, multi point anchoring systems and specialised rescue systems. Theoretical understandings are strengthened in areas such as vector, force and risk analysis and site protection and safety. More difficult operational rescue procedures are taught and practiced including patient handling and rescue with and without stretchers in vertical environments.   

 

The core course material is normally delivered over two days. There is also introductory work while assessment occurs alongside the training and through a reflective practice component.

For further information on Vertical Rope Rescue

http://www.sarinz.com/index.cfm/1,191,347,0,html/Vertical-Rope-Rescue

 

Personal Rope Skills  

This course is designed to facilitate skills in personal rope travel activities, including safety issues and essential equipment. This includes completing both single and multi pitch descents and ascents and personal changeovers. Rescuer based pick offs, assisted and unassisted hoist rescues are also covered.   

 

The core course material is normally delivered over two days. There is also introductory work with assessment occurring alongside the training.

For further information on Personal Rope Skills

http://www.sarinz.com/index.cfm/1,176,339,0,html/Personal-Rope-Skills