Tower Rescue Refresher

Tower Rescue Training is developed as a 2-year training refresher for workers across multi-industry sectors who are exposed to the dangers of working at heights on a regular basis to perform self-rescue, or rescue of another person.

You will refresh the necessary skills and knowledge to participate in safe and efficient rescues in simulated workplace environments by applying work at heights and rigging technique methodology safely and competently, specifically:

  • Selection, inspection and safe use of equipment
  • Access to structures and natural environments
  • Responding to incidents
  • Handling and first aid of a casualty
  • Effective risk management strategies
  • Requirements of relevant Australian Standards and Legislation

Units of Competency

On successful completion of this program, participants will be re-issued the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for:

  • PUASAR022 Participate in rescue operations
  • RIIWHS204D Work safely at heights
  • Duration
    1 day
  • Delivery Mode
    Face to face
  • Location

    • Brendale
    • Onsite
  • Pre-requisites / entry requirements
    Statement of Attainment

  • Requirements
    PPE must be worn
  • Outcome
    Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment
  • Cost
    $ 399.00 pp (no GST applies)

    openpay available

    Personalised payment plan available

    zipPay available

    BERT member funding available

  • Onsite training available on request

Payment Plan
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Your place or ours

ASTRA offers contextualised training to suit your industry roles and requirements

Who needs Tower Rescue Training?

Tower Rescue Refresher Training is suited for those who have previously completed the full Tower Rescue Training successfully and can demonstrate a verified copy of the Statement of Attainment as a pre-requisite entry requirement.

Those working in operational roles who may be required to perform either self-rescue, or rescue of another person whilst conducting work at heights:

  • Roof workers
  • Scaffolders
  • Plant / Equipment and Machinery Operators
  • Tradesman – electrical, installation, building, carpentry, plumbing
  • Tower workers / telecom workers
  • Site Rescue personnel

Renewal: Every two (2) years or as stipulated by your employer

Learning Methods

ASTRA use various assessment methods and techniques, including skill and knowledge assessments as an essential step to ensure you progress through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying and training with ASTRA, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and in some cases through recognition of prior learning.

Before commencing any course, ASTRA recommends you consult your doctor to determine any limitations with conducting practical demonstrations if applicable. There may be multiple tasks that require manual handling of materials and equipment and general exposure to accessing and working on structures at height. If you are unsure about your capabilities please contact the ASTRA team for further assistance and to determine the support services in place to assist your training experience.

Upcoming Courses

NameDateTimeLocationAvailable SpacesCost
Tower Rescue Refresher5 November 202107:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale2$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher19 November 202107:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher3 December 202107:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher17 December 202107:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale6$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher7 January 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher21 January 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher4 February 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher18 February 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher4 March 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher18 March 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00
Tower Rescue Refresher1 April 202207:30 am - 04:30 pmBrendale7$399.00

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