Undertake Vertical Rescue (Rope Rescue)

Course Certification

PUASAR032A - Undertake Vertical Rescue

Course Duration

4 Days
32 hours


This course is designed for personnel who are required to conduct a range of vertical rescue tasks is various industries such as construction, telecommunication, electrical as well as mining oil and gas.

Students will attain the practical application and understanding required to carry out a range of vertical rescue situations in all industries and will be able to:

  • Prepare and respond to vertical rescue

  • Assess the incident scene and carry out hazard identification and risk assessment

  • Establish a vertical rescue system

  • Perform vertical rescue

  • Clean and maintain rescue equipment and PPE

  • Understand team rescue principles


PUASAR022 – Participate in Rescue Operations


  • Ability to read, write and understand English

  • Present photo I.D. on arrival

  • Complete a ‘Fitness to Complete Training’ form. The student is required to declare any medical issue that may exclude them from full participation

  • Wear normal work clothing, enclosed footwear



Training can be conducted at your work site or off-site at one of our purpose built training facilities.



We also conduct a range of GWO Training and Working at Heights courses to ensure the safety of your workers while on the job site. Contact us today to schedule a booking or enquire about the other courses we run.