Rope Access Technician Learning Programme


Unit Standard ID: 230000

Perform a limited range of rope access tasks and rescues.

R 6 999.00 Inc.VAT

Who needs this course
  • Any person working higher than two meters above the ground, where the possibility of a fall exists.

  • Workers who require a very basic understanding of how to work safely at height and who will be supervised at all times.

  • Unskilled and uneducated learners who have special needs in terms of learning, writing and language barriers.


5 days of training and assessment

Minimum number of candidates

If you have ten (10) learners we can assist with your own training date.  If you have fewer than 10 learners, please book on our annual training calendar.

Benefits of this training

After successful assessment has been completed candidates will be able to:

  • Prepare for rope access and assemble personal rope access equipment

  • Explain and tie basic rope knots

  • Perform basic rope access manoeuvres safely on a pre-rigged double rope system/course

  • Perform basic rope access rescue manoeuvres on pre-rigged double rope systems and explain the role of the team

  • Maintain personal rope access equipment

Entry requirements
  • Medical certificate

  • Certified Copy of ID

  • Fall Arrest Technician Level 1 - US ID 229998


NQF Level: 2

Credits: 6

Other Related Training Programmes

Fall Arrest Technician

Install, use and perform basic rescues from fall arrest systems and implement the fall protection plan.

Fall Arrest Supervisor

Assess a work site for work at height and prepare a fall protection plan.

Rope Access Supervisor

Supervise rope access teams and perform advanced manoeuvres and rescues.

Rope Access Practitioner

Rig Working ropes, undertake rescues and perform a range of rope access tasks.