Course Overview Course Elements

This one-day course introduces the principles and equipment involved in work at height systems and, through a combination of classroom and practical work, the process of a safe and systematic approach to working at height operations.

The course is aimed at Safety Representatives, Supervisors with responsibility for work at height operations and Equipment Users.

  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Hierarchy of Risk
  • Ladders
  • Scaffold Towers
  • Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP’s)
  • Personal Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Arrest
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Organisation and Planning
  • Rescue and Emergency Planning
  • Written Test (multiple choice)
  • Demonstration of Specific Equipment
  • Inspection and Defects
  • Isolating Equipment
  • Practical Exercises and Demonstrations
1 day
Course Duration
8
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques

Certificates awarded after successful completion of the course will be valid for a three year period after which recertification must take place.

 

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