Rope Rescue Technician (RRT)

The Rope Rescue Technician (RRT) course covers concepts and techniques to enable small teams to undertake technical rope rescues. A building block approach is used throughout the course so that candidates can progress from key concepts through to the rigging and operation of full systems for raising, lowering and highline rescues.


Course length:

5 days


Course standard

Rescue 3 Europe RRT standard (PDF)

The course standards are provided as pre- and post-course reference for people involved in the delivery of Rescue 3 courses (eg Rescue 3 training providers, instructors and students). They are not to be used for any other purpose without the express written permission of Rescue 3 Europe.

Learning outcomes and key teaching points for instructors

Rescue 3 Europe RRT learning outcomes and key teaching points for instructors (PDF)




Qualification valid for:

3 years


Taught by:



Student manual PDF download:

Rope Rescue manual - English (en) 


Rope Rescue manual - Dutch (nl)



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