Industrial Emergency Response

TGH Safety Consulting offers a number of Industrial Emergency Response/Rescue programmes that will assure the client meets minimum government requirements. 

Confined Space Rescue

Confined Spaces by their very nature are often dangerous, difficult areas in which to perform work.  It is important that organizations working in these spaces have trained, available means of rescue should an emergency situation arise.

TGH Safety Consulting Inc offers three levels of training for your on-site responders:

This 8 hour programme provides a basic understanding of the role of a stand-by rescuer. The course covers hazard awareness, scene size-up and responsibilities of individuals trained to this level of response. The Awareness Level responder will possess minimal capabilities to be used in certain NON Entry rescue operations and some entry rescue based on job plans.

This 16 hour program is designed for organizations which have a designated rescue team capable of responding to entry-type emergencies. Topics covered include scene assessment, hazard mitigation, equipment, SCBA’s, patient packaging and the Incident Command System.

This 40-hour course covers aspects of both Confined Space Rescue and rescues from heights. Technician level responders will be proficient with ropes and knots, hauling and lowering systems, patient packaging and transporting as well as rescues from fall protection.

Rope Rescue

Due to the number of workers required to perform tasks in elevated areas, and the fact that falls from these elevated areas are the leading cause of injury among these workers, T.G.H. Safety Consulting Inc. has created a comprehensive, rope-based, training program to provide prompt rescue in the event of an emergency at elevation.

This 8-hour program provides an introduction to standards, terminology and equipment associated with rope-based rescues. The student will become proficient with ropes and knots, harnesses and unassisted rescue techniques.

This 16-hour program continues from Rope I with the introduction of patient packaging, assisted rescues and advanced hauling and lowering system configurations.

This 40-hour course covers aspects of both Confined Space Rescue and rescues from heights. Technician level responders will be proficient with ropes and knots, hauling and lowering systems, patient packaging and transporting as well as rescues from fall protection.

Emergency Preparedness

TGH Safety Consulting Inc leads the way in Emergency Preparedness Plans and has now has added two more programs essential to maintaining the highest levels of readiness.

This program, which can run 4 or 8 hours, depending on our client’s needs, is designed to introduce and familiarize organization members with the donning, doffing and use of a Self Contained Breathing Apparatus. Students will perform a series of tasks and exercises while wearing the unit to ensure a maximum comfort level.

“Who is in charge here?”

This 16-hour program is an essential part of Emergency Preparedness for any organization. Topics covered include accountability systems, hazard recognition and mitigation, span of control and resource management.