Course 6: Working at Heights

Aim

The course ensures that all participants are aware of correct and safe way to approach and assess the risks of working at heights appropriate to their work environment and developing good basic ladder etiquette, techniques and habits.

Course Content

  • Care & Storage of the Ladders
  • Requirements for use of ladders
  • Fall Protection
  • Roof Work / Fragile surfaces
  • Openings / Edge Protection¬†
  • Requirements for Work Platforms
  • Fall Prevention
  • Selection and Inspection of Work Equipment
  • Organisation, Planning and Risk Assessment
  • Legislation including Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Part 4 (Working at Heights)
  • Hazards and pre-use checks
  • Positioning
  • Safe use of all ladders

Pre Training Requirements

  • Completed Registration Form
  • Manual Handling training completed
  • PPE
  • Current Safepass

Max Participants

10

Duration

3 hours.

Certification

In House - valid for 2 years.