CWRH

Coworker Rescue at Heights (CWRH)

Everyone who works at height may be faced with a colleague who has fallen and is hanging helplessly in his fall protection system. The Co-worker Rescue at Height course teaches participants to deal with that situation. Using simple techniques and industry standard equipment, you will learn how you can free a colleague from a dangerous situation after they have dropped into their fall arrest system. The rapid release of this trapped person must be your highest priority, to prevent further injury. In accordance with the law on working conditions and the consequent duty of care, an employer is required to prepare employees for this possible scenario. Generally, with a few simple tools, this problem can easily be solved.

Contact hours

6 hours or,
3.5 hour add-on to SWAH qualification

Prerequisites

Minimum age: 18.

Qualification valid for

3 years

Recertifies

Safe Work at Heights (SWAH)
Coworker Rescue at Heights (CWRH)

Recerted by

Coworker Rescue at Heights (CWRH)
Rope Access Safety and Rescue (RASR)
Industrial Rope Rescue Technician (IRRT)
Wind Turbine Operator (WTO)
Tower Safety, Climbing, & Rescue (TWR)

Taught by

Co-Worker Rescue at Heights Instructor (CWRHI)
Rope Access Safety and Rescue Instructor (RASRI)
Rope Access for Emergency Responders Instructor (RAFERI)
Industrial Rope Rescue Technician Instructor (IRRTI)