What is the Fall Arrest Technician Level 2?

The skill set of a ‘Fall Arrest Technician‘ includes that of a basic fall arrest technician / fall arrest operator, with the addition of basic rescue skills, to rescue a person from height. Basic rescue skills require a point of safety below, and typically only include lowering of the casualty. A Fall Arrest Technician is a suitable supervisor for a single/small work team that operate where lowering rescues are possible and the fall arrest systems are not of a complex nature.

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CERTIFICATE VALIDITY

3 years

Fall Arrest Technician Level 2 (FAT) at the Emcare Training Academy
Fall Arrest Technician Level 2
COURSE CONTENT

  • Explaining the use and limitations of a limited range of fall arrest equipment and fall arrest plan.
  • Inspecting, assembling and storing fall arrest equipment.
  • Selecting suitable anchor points.
  • Using fall arrest systems with a double lanyard.
  • Using pre-installed vertical and horizontal life-lines.
  • Explaining the use of a range of fall arrest equipment and knowledge of applicable regulations.
  • Explaining and using basic rope knots.
  • Installing and using fall arrest systems.
  • Inspecting and assembling fall arrest equipment and systems.
  • Interpreting and implementing a fall protection plan.
  • Performing basic fall arrest rescues to bring a casualty down to safety.
Training

PRE-REQUISITES

  • Working at Height Medical certificate
- Certified copy of ID
  • Previous W@H certification (if applicable)

  • English proficiency.

  • Local language instructors are available on request for groups of 10+.
Training

VENUE LOCATIONS

  • Available at all Emcare branches.
  • Available at your premises for groups of 10+.
Training

QUALITY ALIGNMENT

  • US229998

  • US229995

Certifications Available

  • IFWH (SSETA)

Included in Course

  • A4 certificates.
  • Learner manuals.
  • Training equipment.
  • Presentation equipment.
  • For training at your premises travel/accomodation charges may apply.

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