Heights Rescue (PUASAR022)


 Heights Rescue is designed specifically for those persons who may be required to rescue a worker from a fall or who may be suspended utilising a pre-rigged system. It does not cover the competency required for technical rope rescue.


  • Prepare and respond to rescue
  • Participate in assessing the rescue scene
  • Perform Rescue
  • Conclude Rescue


Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to consider the following job roles:

  • Work in specialist areas where height work may be required

This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles at woksites within:

  • Civil construction
  • Mining
  • Drilling
  • Manufacturing
  • General Industry
  • Trades


Safety Boots or enclosed footwear, suitable attire, hard hat, pen/pencil. Learners must have previously completed a Full Heights course and have HLTAID011 – Provide first aid. Evidence to be provided at the time of booking.


Duration: 1 day Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm Heights rescue is open to the public and is conducted upon request. This course can be delivered on your site or ours. Learners will receive training in both theory and practical activities. Morning / afternoon tea/coffee and lucnh is provided when delivered at TTA


RPL is not offered. Students who complete this unit of competency may be eligible for entry into further study such as: PUA20619 Certificate II in Public Safety


If you require special assistance, including language literacy, and numeracy please notify us and support services can be arranged. Students that require any special dietary requirements should contact the Academy prior to commencement of course so alternative arrangements can be made. A Student Handbook is available from this website and our office which provides students with training guidelines.  All students have the right to lodge an appeal or complaint in regard to the outcome of this unit. For further information please request a copy of our appeals & complaints procedure via administration. For further information visit our website at: www.thurgoonatraining.com.au