Description

This Working at Height training course helps you to comply with the Work at Height Regulations 2005 by providing employers and employees with the necessary information needed to be able to successfully deal with working at height risks and control measures. This includes an understanding of how to undertake a working at height risk assessment to effectively control and manage risks, how to use access equipment safely and how to ensure that employees can reduce their risk of falls from height.

 

Course Content
      • The risks, Work at Height Regulations 2005, employer duties, and employee duties.
      • What is a risk assessment? identifying hazards, deciding who may be harmed, evaluating risks, recording findings, and reviewing and updating.
      • Avoiding work at height, preventing falls, reducing the consequences of a fall, personal protective equipment, selection of work equipment, fragile surfaces, vehicles, training, an inspection of work equipment, and emergency procedures.
      • Mobile towers, erecting mobile towers, safe use of mobile towers, low-level access platforms, Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs), safe use of ladders and stepladders, and securing ladders.