Working on and Recovery from Slopes (up to 60 degrees) - Operations

Course Aims

To provide operators with the training and knowledge required to:

  • Plan the works to be carried out on embankments encompassing risk assessments and rescue plans.
  • Assemble and correct use of personal protection equipment (PPE)
  • Selection and suitability of anchors and placement of temporary anchors
  • Rigging up of work restraint and basic work positioning systems
  • Building retrievable systems for recovering a casualty.

Who Is The Course Suitable For?

Operatives who require to work on moderate slopes with assistance of ropes

Price: 165.00
Duration: 1 day
Certification: QTS In-house
Maximum candidates: 6

Course Objectives

Delegates will be trained on the following elements:

  • Relevant Legislation
  • Planning the work
  • Risk Assessment
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Practical Exercises
  • Practical Assessment

Additional Information

Pre-requisites :  

  • Reasonable level of physical fitness (a self declaration of fitness will be completed)
  • Tree climbing qualification/Harness awareness/Working at Height

Course Structure :             

  • 20% theory, 80% practical

Assessment method :      

  • Practical

Available Dates:

We do not currently have scheduled dates for this course. If you would like to enquire about future dates please complete the enquiry form on this page or call 01357 440222. We will always try to meet our customers' needs and schedule courses to suit whenever we can.


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