Perform tower rescue ESI - 2 days

Nationally Recognised Training

This course covers the performance of rescue procedures from an electrical supply industry (ESI) tower in the workplace. It specifies the mandatory requirements of rescue from an ESI tower and how they apply in the context of transmission, distribution or rail functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health safety and risk management processes at all levels and adherence to safety practices.

National units of competency

  • UETDRRF006 Perform tower rescue
  • HLTAID009 Perform CPR

Course Content: topics include but are not limited to:

  • Assess and control hazards to rescuer, victim and others
  • Inspect rescue equipment
  • Isolation procedures
  • Safe approach distances
  • Rescue procedures
  • Involvement of external emergency services


Training conducted by experienced rescue specialists 
Course documentation 
Up to 2 days (16 hours) classroom, practical training and assessment All equipment used will be supplied by Zokal Safety Training.


Participants require refresher training annually in order to maintain satisfactory levels of emergency preparedness and participant competence.


Highly recommended: RIIWHS204E Work safely at heights certification 

Industry Skills Councils have mapped this course between level 2 and 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework. It is recommended that participants provide evidence of their Foundation Skill Level prior to the commencement of the course. 

It is recommended that participants contact Zokal prior to their course if they have any concerns about their ability to complete the training.

See Student handbook for additional information.

Course Logistics

Number of Participants: 6
Requirement: Provide Unique Student Identifier (USI number) and ID
Equipment: All training materials are supplied by Zokal Safety Training
Meals: Full Day Courses – Lunch will be provided and light refreshments will be provided at morning break (only on our premises). Half Day Courses – Light refreshments will be provided at morning break (only on our premises)
Dress: Participants are required to wear clean clothing appropriate for the workplace and covered shoes. Students to bring own Gloves if they require them. All other equipment used will be supplied by Zokal Safety Training.


Assessment Methods

This is a competency based programme with progressive assessment throughout the course, including demonstration of written and oral questions relating to underpinning knowledge. Please let us know if there are any issues that your Zokal trainer should be aware of. These may include:

  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Physical limitations, such as hearing, vision or mobility concerns
  • Anything that may affect your experience in the training course

Award Issued

Nationally – recognised accreditation such as a wallet card and Statement of Attainment Certificate as outlined above will be issued on satisfactory completion of all assessments, to successful participants

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Course Dates

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Start Date Classes Units Location Places left Cost
Thu 1st Dec 2022 at 7:00AM 1 class 2 units Zokal Safety Training Cost $594.00 Apply