Confined Space Rescue Technician (CSRT)

This course will teach the skills and knowledge necessary to enable teams to work effectively in confined space rescue situations.


The Confined Space Rescue Technician (CSRT) course covers concepts and techniques to enable small teams to undertake technical confined space rescues. Both individual and team skills are extensively addressed. Topics that are thoroughly covered are hazard, gas detection, legislation, international guidelines, key learning, extensive loads and forces, building anchors, using pulley systems, use of tripod for entry and evacuation, self- climbing and rappelling, lowering and hoisting of rescuer and victim, use of stretchers and various stretcher configurations in confined spaces, moving and evacuations from manholes, victim care, building horizontal span, situation analysis, incident management and various scenarios.

This Rescue 3 International training course provides a 3-year certification and online access to the Rescue 3 International certified members page.


  • Confined Space Rescue Operator (CSRO)
  • Minimum age: 18.


  • Safe Work in Confined Spaces (SWCS)
  • Confined Space Entry and Rescue (CSER)
  • Confined Space Rescue Operator (CSRO)
  • Confined Space Rescue Technician (CSRT)

Recertified By

  • Confined Space Rescue Technician (CSRT)
  • Confined Space Rescue Specialist (CSRS)

Course Length

4 Days

Course location

Chiang Mai


49,995 THB

***Please note that the date listed on the calendar is the starting date of the course***

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    Is this course for me?

    If you want the skills to handle confined space emergency situations in a team, this is the course for you!

    What will I learn?
    • Rescue 3 Philosophy
    • Confined space hazards and risk assessment
    • Use of detector tubes
    • Supplied air systems
    • Hardwire communication systems
    • Rescue systems analysis
    • Safe systems of work, permits to work, and rescue plans
    • Use of PID meters
    • On-scene safety briefing and site control
    • Knots
    • Anchor Systems
    • Belay systems and operations
    • Use of different types of fall arrest equipment
    • Loads and Forces
    • Tensioning systems and mechanical advantage
    • Personal Descending
    • Litter Management - low angle
    • Litter attending - high angle
    • Vertical/horizontal litter transitions
    • Horizontal confined space entry and rescue
    • Vertical confined space entry and rescue
    • Rope-based raising and lowering systems
    • Individual pick-off rescues
    • Team-based pick-off and team-based casualty evacuations
    • Use of SAR for rescue
    • Confined space rescue harnesses and stretchers
    • Mirrored team-based raising and lowering systems
    • Offsets - Deflection
    • Offsets - Guiding Line
    • Offsets - Tracking Line
    • Scenario
    What is included?
    • Instruction
    • Equipment
    • Teaching materials
    • Lunch
    • Coffee, tea, and snacks
    • Water
    • Insurance
    • 10% off purchase at CMRCA Adventure Store
    • 500 THB off additional courses
    • One day bouldering gym pass
    What is the required equipment?
    • Climbing or fire helmet
    • Leather gloves
    • Work boots, hiking boots, or appropriate footwear
    • Long pants or coveralls
    • Full body harness (sit/chest harness can be substituted)
    • Appropriate protective clothing for weather conditions