Restricted Climber RSS08
Course introduction A 1 day course (9am - 5pm) aimed at the worker that climbs structures on an infrequent basis. Looks at training the worker to climb internal ladder systems on structures and their intentions are to work on the internal platforms of towers or structures.
The course practical sessions are delivered on an outdoor training structure. So students are advised to bring with them appropriate clothing for the prevailing weather conditions.
Certificate Validation The course is valid for 3 years. The course is a Radio Structures / TRS Safety Training certification. This is not an Arqiva, MATS or EUSR certified course
Prerequisites ~Minimum age 18 and students must have an understanding of English. A fit for work declaration will need to be completed before start of course.
Course content cover the following, Categories of Heights - Working at Heights Legislations - Hierarchy of Measures - Hazard Identification - Risk Assessments - Basic RF hazards - Emergency considerations - Access and Egress implications - Correct selection of PPE - Daily Inspection procedures of PPE - setting up safe systems of work - Use of Work positioning - Work restraint and fall arrest equipment - Safe climbing techniques on fixed ladders - basic anchor systems - basic knots.
Assessment procedure Ongoing practical assessment throughout the course and a questions and answers paper on completion of the course to gauge your understanding of the course content. Assistance will be given for those who may need it.