Working At Heights
3 in 1 Courses – Working At Height Awareness
Anybody working at height must comply with the Working at Height Regulations 2005. It is advised that employees must avert from working at heights a much as feasible but in the occasion employees need to be taught how to work safely and prevent from falling. If you are deemed to be working at a distance in which a fall could prove to cause personal injury; you are working at height.
The course is made up of a half day classroom session which is broken down into various categories which cover these topics:
- An introduction into working at heights.
- The legislation surrounding working at heights.
- The duties of an employer and employee whilst working at height.
- Risk assessments and planning.
- Roof access.
- Avoidance of a fall.
- Using ladders and step ladders.
- Lifting devices.
A large part of the course will contain group work and discussions. The course will also feature classroom and video tutorials as well as some practical elements.
The course is suitable for people in a range of industries not just scaffolding and construction; people in the emergency services, the military, maintenance and even stage and theatre would be relevant delegates to attend. If you work in conditions in which you use, harnesses, ladders or fall arrest apparatus this course is suitable for you.
For more information about Working at Height training, PPE and the statistics surrounding it click here.
For a few tips on the dos and don’ts of working at heights click here.
3 in 1 Courses
The Working at Heights course is part of our 3 in 1 course offer. We now offer attendees the chance to attend a 3 in 1 short course day. Delegates can pick which courses they would like to attend in three 3-hour sessions.
To view the list of courses that come into the package click here.
Working at Heights Awareness is available in Sheffield, Manchester, Bolton, Liverpool, Leeds, Derby and Hull