Working At Heights Training
The Working at Heights training course will teach you the correct procedures you need to know when working at height. This Working at Heights course complies with the Working at Heights Regulations 2005.
Firstly, you will learn about common hazards and the requirements you must follow when working from height. Secondly, you will gain a thorough understanding of the legislation surrounding Working at Heights.
Overall, the skills that you gain will help you to protect yourself and others from potentially fatal accidents.
Why Take this Working at Heights Training?
Anybody working at height must comply with the Working at Height Regulations 2005. This Working at Heights course will help you to understand the regulations so that you can work in line with them.
Companies seen dangerously working at height can face serious legal repercussions and bad press.
Falls from height can be very dangerous, leading to potentially life-changing injuries and could be fatal. So, it is important that you have the right Working at Heights training, so you know how to work at height safely.
What Does this Training Involve?
This course covers provides an introduction to Working at Heights and the roles, duties and responsibilities of anyone Working at Heights.
For full details on what’s covered in this training, read the course content section below.
Benefits of this Working at Heights Training:
- Work in compliance with the Working at Heights Regulations 2005
- You will get a thorough understanding of how to work safely at height
- You will receive a Working at Heights certificate from 3B Training after successfully passing the course, which is valid for three years
Working at Heights Training Course Content
This Working at Heights training will cover the following topics:
- An introduction to 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
On completion of the training, you will:
- Understand related legislation
- Gain knowledge of the roles, duties and responsibilities of those working at heights, as well as those working alongside them
- Have a better understanding of the associated and relevant safety equipment
The trainer will assess your knowledge through a short multiple-choice assessment at the end of the course.
How is the Working at Heights Training Delivered?
This Working at Heights training course can be delivered as an in-house course specifically for your delegates. We can arrange for the course to be delivered at one of our training venues or a venue of your choosing.
If you have a large group of operatives who need the training, we can tailor the course to be relevant to your company. The social format will help to encourage conversation about your company’s internal processes.
We quote all of our in-house courses on a case-by-case basis. The price will vary depending on location and delegate numbers.
For a quote, complete the in-house enquiry form on this page, and one of our friendly team will be in touch.
How long does the Working at Heights Training Take?
We deliver the course over approximately three hours.
The short duration allows you to be as productive as possible and qualify quickly.
Working at Heights Training Entry Requirements
The minimum requirement for entry is that the delegate can understand, write and speak English well.
Is the Working at Heights Training Accredited?
Yes, 3B Training accredit this course.
We work hard on reviewing and developing our course content so that the content is as up to date and helpful as possible.
Working at Heights Training FAQs
What is Working at Height?
Working at Height is defined as any work activity that takes place at a location where there is a risk of someone falling or getting injured.
Working at height can be fatal, so it is important that you get the right training so you can keep yourself safe.
When do I need Working at Heights Training?
Working at Heights training is needed when your job role involves working at heights where there is a risk of falling.
How long does Working at Heights Training last?
3B Training Working at Heights training courses lasts for three hours.
The short duration allows you to get qualified quickly, and we also deliver it in-house specific to your delegates.
How long does a Working at Height certificate last?
3B Training’s Working at Heights certificate lasts for three years.