#1, 7053 - Farrell Rd. SE
Calgary, AB. Canada T2H 0T3
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Rope Rescue LEVEL II

High Angle Rope Rescue

3 Day  (24 Hours)      Certification: 2 Years

Rope Rescue – Level II (High Angle Rope Rescue) 
is a three-day program that deals with more advanced rescue techniques to meet specific needs and applications of dynamic situations.

OBJECTIVE: This more advanced rope work course is for students to utilize basic techniques to solve varied and compounded problems, through practical scenarios based on actual rescue situations.

Topics Included:

  • Structure and Hazard Assessment
  • Basic Physics of Rigging Systems
  • Essential Knot Tying Techniques
  • Advantages & Limitations of Certain Rope & Rescue Equipment
  • Proper Use & Maintenance of Equipment
  • Rappelling on Various Descending Devices
  • Pick-Off of a Casualty Hanging on a Lanyard
  • Mechanical Advantages & Rigging of Haul Systems
  • Patient Packaging
  • Raising & Lowering of Patient in Litter Basket with an Attendant
  • Knot Passing Techniques
  • Utilizing Changes of Direction
  • Varied Belay Techniques
  • Additional Safety Concerns
    (Analyzing Force Vectors, Edge Attendants,
    Personnel Communication, Back-up Systems)
  • Special Application Rescue Equipment

Full participation, extensive hands-on demonstrations and a written examination are required to successfully complete the program and receive certification which is valid for 2 years.

With any High Angle Rescue Program, it is strongly recommended to set up a maintenance program for continual training.

Check-In: 7:45am
Start Time: 8:00am sharp

COST: $780.00 + tax

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