Tower Safety, Climbing, & Rescue (TWR)

This course integrates the most current technology and research on Tower Safety, Climbing, and Rescue from throughout the world, and utilizes “discovery learning” to teach skills necessary to safely effect work in and around towers.

The course covers basic and specialized equipment, ropes and rigging, safety considerations, scene management and organizations, ascending and descending, belaying lowering and raising systems and litter management in a tower environment.

Contact hours

24 hours


Qualification valid for

3 years


Tower Safety, Climbing & Rescue (TWR)
Rope Rescue Operator (RRO)
Rope Rescue Technician (RRT)

Recerted by

Tower Safety, Climbing, & Rescue (TWR)
Rope Rescue Technician (RRT)
Rope Rescue Specialist (RRS)

Taught by

Tower Rescue Instructor (TWRI)
Tower Rescue Instructor Trainer (TWR-IT)