Rope Rescue Medic
2:6 Trainer to Learner Ratio
Course code: RRM
Training delivered at your site or ours
Our Rope Rescue Medic course is underpinned by the regulated QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response & Emergency Care qualification, course participants will gain insight into the challenges of blending excellent casualty care into technical rescues.
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Please also feel free to check out our upcoming open courses, perfect for smaller groups or individuals
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for rope rescuers, access technicians & more.
Learners must hold a valid First Aid qualification and be competent to work at height. You must also be a minimum of 18 years old, medically fit and healthy. Learners will also be required to provide proof of identity at the start of their training.
There is pre-course learning for this course.
A mix of classroom, skill stations & scenarios all focused around rope rescue delivered by emergency professionals & registered Paramedics.
Over a 5 day period, learners will gain the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to deal with a range of prehospital care emergencies, such as: managing a patient’s airway, catastrophic bleeding, management of fractures, medical emergencies and more.
Endorsed by The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and fulfilling the competencies set out in the PHEM skills framework at descriptor level D, this fantastic qualification is perfect for a range of roles in emergency care, such as: Event Medical Responder, Emergency Care Support Worker and more.
What’s more, the QA Level 3 Certificate in First Response Emergency Care (RQF) also forms part of a progressive suite of prehospital care qualifications that lead to the QA Level 6 Diploma in Paramedic Practice (RQF).
The course is assessed using practical demonstration and skills tests throughout. This course has 3 mandatory units including multi choice question papers.
Successful learners will be issued with a STC Rope Rescue Medic Certificate and a Qualsafe Awards Level 3 Certificate in First Response and Emergency Care (FREC) valid for 3 years from the date of assessment.