Towers for Users
Towers For Users Training is provided to allow attendees to learn the best health and safety practice whilst using mobile access towers and working at heights.
This training is vital for those who are looking to work on a mobile tower as the course provides you with the correct card to do so. This card will prove that the delegate is fully competent in using working at heights equipment.
A card and certificate will be awarded on completion. The card will last for five years before it is due for renewal
How long is the course?
A person who is responsible for erecting, disassembling, adjusting, manoeuvring and inspecting of mobile towers in their occupation.
Is the course accredited?
An accredited partner delivers the training.
You must also bring your Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the course. Makes sure you are present for the training with a hard hat, a hi-vis, gloves and sturdy footwear.
What does the course cover?
Towers for Users courses cover the following topics:
- Relevant health and safety regulations, laws and legislation
- Understanding potential hazards and equipment problems
- Product Standards EN 100
- How to carry out the correct safety checks
- How to assemble and dismantle a tower
What is Required to Pass the Towers for Users Course?
The course is a classroom-based session. The training features the use of informative videos and group discussions. There will also be practical elements of the course. Delegates must achieve 80% or more in their theory and practical to pass the course.
It is advised that you attend the IPAF course so that you are officially ready to work at heights, deal with any on-site problems and will also be able to supervise more effectively.