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Working at Heights

Course description

The course is for managers, supervisors and other responsible for working at height operations within the work environments.

Aim and objectives of the course

This course will provide management with the knowledge and expertise to carry out suitable working at height risk assessments, follow the hierarchy of controls and be able to manage working at height situations safely and with confidence.

Course content

  • Review of working at height regulations 2005
  • Existing places of work
  • Means of access for working at heights
  • Equipment and preparation
  • Inspections and reports
  • Risk assessments
  • Training and instruction.
  • Relation to other regulations

The course will be presented using PowerPoint presentation and appropriate videos to emphasise points on qualitative face fit procedures. Practical instruction will also be given on the correct methods of carrying out a risk assessment.

Course assessment

The delegates performance will be assessed by their response to verbal questions throughout the course. A practical assessment  will also be carried out by the delegates so as to show their competence.

Course venue

This course can be run on the clients’ premises, sites, or at a pre-arranged venue.

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