Safe Working at Height
This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely carry out safe and effective working at height tasks.
Safe Working at Height
The Work at Height Regulations 2005 requires anyone that works at height are to be deemed competent – if someone is not competent, they should not work at height unless supervised by a competent person.
How is someone deemed competent? – training, knowledge and experience.
Our safe working at height course will correctly train and test you or your staff in the and give awareness of a range of work at height equipment and help you understand your roles and responsibilities. Without successfully completing adequate training you risk being non compliant with the Work at Height Regulations 2005.
Small Training Solutions are approved to issue our own certification or NPORS Accredited certification, both options will provide proof of training, all certification is backed up with your record of training archived on our secure system.
Injuries are in the thousands, and while people might assume that they are not in much danger while working at low levels, those falls can make up a large number of these injuries. RIDDOR statistics released before the Work at Height Regulations 2005 showed that 60% of falls recorded were “low falls” from below head height.
This course is designed for those personel who work at heigh and require to be familiar withthe work at height regulations.
What are the hazards
Duty of care
Risk assessments and safe systems of work
What is considered as working at height
Understanding the necessary equipment used
Assessing the various means of access of working at height
Planning activities when working at height including harnesses
Safety signs and signals
Dealing with emergencies
A high proportion of theory exercises and scenarios which is concluded with a theory test.
- NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme)
- Small Training Solutions Certified
Safe Working at Height Training Courses onsite:
Merthyr Tydfil, Pontypridd, Cardiff, Bridgend, Newport, Blackwood, Swansea, Llanelli, Llansamlett, Crosshands, Pembroke, Caerphilly, Carmerthen, Bristol, Brecon, Neath, South Wales, Wrexham, Llandielo, Aberdare, Mountian Ash, UK Wide