Working at Height

What is Working at Height?

Working at Height qualification is for all people currently working or aspiring to work in all types of environment that may involve them working at height. It provides them with a basic awareness of working at height. It is also suitable for employees entering work for the first time or returning to work

What will I Learn?

The qualification is to benefit Learners by raising awareness in the use of ladders, step ladders, harnesses, and a variety of other equipment/principles that are used for working at height. Learners will focus on the safety considerations, legal obligations, hierarchy of control measures and reporting procedures for defective equipment.

What’s included in the price?

The price includes all equipment, Registration and Certification, refreshments throughout the course, and course manuals to keep.

For HSE rules on working at height click HERE

We offer a range of course for all sectors, these can be found on our courses page.

Working at Height

Working at Height

Working at Height Course Content

Legislation, regulations, roles and responsibilities when working at height
The consequences of non-compliance Safe working practices when working at height
How to reduce the risks from:
• Weather conditions
• Working environments
• Others working at height
• Falling objects
• Fragile surfaces
Importance of risk assessments
Rescue plan requirements
Types of equipment and testing requirements
Selecting appropriate equipment
Identifying safety precautions when using equipment
Reporting procedures when equipment is faulty