Onsite Rescue Services

  • Confined Space Attendance

  • Rescue Personnel for Confined Space Entries

  • Technical Rope Rescue

Our high angle rescue services include:

  • Creation of a comprehensive plan to work at height

  • Fall protection strategy

  • Rescue plan in the event of a fall

  • On-site attendant to monitor job setting

  • Setting up job site with proper rescue equipment

  • Treatment evaluation and initial medical attention if needed


Safety First takes great pride in the quality of personnel we provide. All staff are trained with a minimum of WHMIS, TDG, Standard First Aid, H2S Alive and Confined Space Entry and Rescue.

Confined Space Entry and Rescue entry training is delivered as a combined program covering all topics from both the Pre-entry and the Rescue course.  This program provides and understanding of Pre-entry planning, Legislation, identification of spaces, permitting, hazards, evaluation of hazards, common control techniques for hazards, codes of practice and terminology used in confined space work. During the Rescue program the participants are provided a greater understanding of the use of: breathing apparatus, detection equipment commonly used in confined spaces, use of a body harness, isolation of and emergency control of hazards in confined space incidents.  Practical skill development focuses on inspection and use of breathing apparatus, body harness, isolation systems and physical rescues from a restricted space.

Our Lead Rescue Technicians are professionally trained and have earned the experience to develop comprehensive hazard assessments and pre-entry plans while also abating the risks associated with working in elevated areas. With multiple years of field and hands on experience. Our lead rescue technician and the management team are responsible for the mentorship of new team members. 

The Rescue Technicians are National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) Standard 1006 compliant and conduct a 5 day, 40 hour, initial training course.  To ensure that they meet Safety First's high standards.


We provide rescue for a variety of projects including:

  • Turnarounds

  • Completions

  • Decommissioning

  • Tie-ins

  • Production Testing

  • Plant & Pipeline Construction

24 Hour Line Tel: 1.888.384.3601

Hardisty Head Office

P.O. Box 261


Hardisty, AB T0B 1V0

Direct to Office:1.780.888.3926

Cell: 1.780.385.4984 Randy Grove

Sherwood Park Office

330, 6000 Buckingham Drive

Sherwood Park, AB T8H 1A2

Direct to Office:1.587.745.2601

Cell: 1.587.989.4940 Jody Jewell


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