Working at Heights

Overview

The aim of this training programme is to ensure all attendees have a clear understanding of all the hazards and risks associated with Working at Heights and use of fall arrest equipment.

Course content

  • Legislation in relation to Health & Safety, Working at Heights and WAH Equipment, Inspection and Certification
  • Working at Height Definition
  • Hazards, Risks & Control Measures (WAH)
  •  Ladder Safety Awareness
  • Working Safely on Roofs
  •  Working at Height from MEWP
  •  Mobile Access Towers Safety Awareness
  • Scaffolding Safety Awareness
  • Excavations in relation to Working at Height
  • Fall Arrest and Fall Restraint Systems
  •  Suspension Trauma & Rescue/Emergency Plans
  • Checking of Harnesses / Lanyards to identify any faults