Working

at Height.

OBJECTIVE

This one-day course introduces the principles and equipment involved in working at height and, through a combination of classroom and practical demonstrations, the process of a safe and systematic approach to working at height operations. This course will benefit all personnel that conduct operations that involve working at height.

 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Current Legislation

  • Hierarchy of Risk

  • User requirements when working on scaffolding

  • Use of Work Platforms & MEWP’s

  • Anchor selection

  • Fall Arrest, work restraint, work positioning

  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment

  • Ladders, Stepladders and Hop-ups

  • Working on roofs

  • Equipment Inspection

  • Fragile Surfaces

  • Rescue overview

  • Risk Assessment Principles

All delegates will participate in practical exercises involving pre & post-use inspection and the safe use of a variety of working at height equipment.

 

DURATION

The Working at Height course is a one day course.

 

LOCATION

This course is held at clients premises, utilising the working at height and rescue equipment that is used within the specific company.

 

CERTIFICATION

An in-house training provider certificate will be issued on successful completion of Working at Height training. Each delegate will be provided with a certificate detailing the subjects covered on the course. In addition, a group certificate will be issued to the company listing all attendees. 

 

The assessment process for this course will be a mix of practical application evidenced by observational checklists and a closed book short response question paper

 

Please note that all our courses are delivered by professional, experienced instructors and we would be happy to provide details of their qualifications if required. The above provides an overview of the training provided, however we are happy to discuss your specific needs to ensure these are met during the course.

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