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Climb trees and Perform Aerial Rescue CS38 Level 2 (NPTC)

1. Qualification detail

2. Course description

This course is for aboriculturalists and tree surgeons or people wishing to enter the industry covering the requirements for a ground person working with a climber and conducting an aerial tree rescue. Course Content ? Safe working practices ? Requirements of LOLER legislation ? Carry out pre climb inspection ? Legal and environmental factors ? Select and Inspect a range of tree climbing equipmen ? Tree access techniques ? Set up climbing system ? Climb tree and establish anchor point ? Branch walking techniques ? Aerial rescue techniques ? Storage and maintenance of equipment Learning Outcomes Candidate will be able to: 1) Undertake a risk assessment of tree climbing operations 2) Select, inspect and use a range of tree climbing equipment 3) Safely climb a tree, move around the crown and descend to the ground 4) Carry out aerial rescues from different situations

3. Entry requirements

This course is for aboriculturalists and tree surgeons or people wishing to enter the industry covering the requirements for a ground person working with a climber and conducting an aerial tree rescue

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

Practical assessment

6. Venue

7. Other dates or venues

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