The Hunter region is a national leader in Defence support, supply and sustainment, with strong industry capabilities across land, sea and air.

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Newcastle Rescue & Consultancy

Unit 1, 6 Pippita Close Beresfield
Newcastle, NSW, 2322


Newcastle Rescue & Consultancy Pty Ltd (NRC) is a nationally and internationally recognised training organisation (RTO 41033) that provides a variety of safety services to the Rail Industry, Oil and Gas, Mining, Construction, Utilities & Public and Defence Sectors. NRC offers a wide range of Nationally Accredited safety courses across Australia and overseas including PNG, Singapore and Laos. Newcastle Rescue is a listed supplier for the NSW Government.NRC have an extensive sales range of safety equipment and workplace essentials from highly regarded suppliers. We provide a quality service department for inspections, Our teams’ vast knowledge base and decades of experience is continuously utilised in both the public and private sectors for consultancy and confined space standby services.Nationally accredited training organisation (RTO 41033) delivering Safety Training including White Card training, Rail Training – Safely Access the Rail Corridor and 7 Core Units (Rail) – Follow work health and safety procedure. Apply fatigue management strategies. Operate under track protection rules. Maintain and use hand tools. Shift materials safely using manual handling methods. Apply environmental procedures to rail infrastructure. Participate in basic workplace communication.Package bundles available. Asbestos Training – Class A, Class B, Supervise Removal and Awareness, Silica Awareness, Confined Space Rescue, Height Safety, Low Voltage Rescue and CPR, First aid Training, Fire warden and Fire extinguisher training, Tower Rescue, Vertical Ropes, Breathing Apparatus, White Card, Certificate III in Emergency Response and Rescue.Safety and High Risk Safety ConsultationConfined Space and Height Rescue Standby ServicesEmergency StandbyTraining on client site (depending on the course) or our facilities NRC are a focused and driven organisation who pride themselves on their professionalism to provide clients with adequate skills and knowledge to work safely within the workplace and return home to their loved ones.Newcastle Rescue & Consultancy Pty Ltd brings together a range of expert resources under a skilled management team with the aim of working in partnership with clients and major organisations to help them achieve a competitive advantage by gaining highly skilled staff through training and assessment.


John Owen


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