Course Overview

Anybody working at height must comply with the Working at Height Regulations 2005. These regulations stipulate that working at height must be avoided where possible. Employers must do all that is reasonably practicable to prevent anyone falling.

Course Details

This training course has been designed to provide learner’s with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable an individual to effectively comply with their duties under the Work at Height Regulations. This course also trains learners how to fit and safely use a harness and lanyard.

Delegates will be made aware of the following subjects:

• Working At Heights Regulations 2005 (WAHR 2005)
• Safe Working On or Near Roofs
• Risk Assessment
• Fall Prevention
• Fall Protection
• Dangers of an Emergency
• Suspension Trauma
• Types of Rescue
• How to Deal With a Casualty
• How to select the correct form of PPE
• Inspecting and maintaining equipment
• How to fit and safely use a harness and lanyard

Who Should Attend?

This course has been designed for individuals who are required to work on, below, or above ground level where there is risk of personal injury through falling and/or a potential risk to people below the work site being injured by falling objects.