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Tower Crane Access and Rescue

  • Course Code: AAG05C
  • Your Venues: YES*
  • Practical: YES
  • Certification: Ainscough certificate which is valid for 3 years

This construction based course is designed for workers who must safely access tower cranes using fall arrest equipment, and who must evacuate from tower cranes, or perform rescues of a colleague from tower cranes, using fixed-rate emergency descent and rescue equipment.


Access element is certified for three years. Rescue element is certified for one year
Use of customer sites will be subject to an assessment. Delegate must be medically fit to perform the practical elements of this course and must sign a medical disclaimer to that effect.

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  1. Course Content

    • UK legislation and best practices for work at height rescue
    • Tower crane access via fixed ladders with the use of personal fall protection equipment (fall arrest)
    • Equipment re-use inspection
    • Requirements for emergency response
    • Emergency self-evacuation using fixed-rate decent devices
    • Management of suspension intolerance (pre-syncope)
    • Assisted lower and descent rescue practical skills

    *This course does not provide certification in Crane Operation

  2. Prerequisites

    • A suitable first aid qualification is recommended for all persons performing workplace rescue

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