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Working at Heights

This training would benefit anyone who manages work at height activities and those individuals who work at height as part of their job.

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Description

This training can be delivered at your premises for £495+VAT for up to 10 delegates

This Working at Height training course provides an overview of work activities involving risk of injury from working at height and helps those with responsibility for supervising the risks to meet their legal duty to manage.

Falls from height are the most common cause of fatal injury and the second most common cause of major injury to employees in the UK. 60% of accidents from falls which result in major injury are from heights below 2 metres.

THSP’s Working at Heights course is eligible for inclusion in our Destination Safety programme and can be combined with two complementary courses over one day for just £995+VAT for 10 people.

What you will learn

  • An understanding of the legislative requirements for working at height
  • The knowledge to identify the hazards of working at height and outline the requirements to control them
  • The ability to explain what safe working procedures are and the reasons for using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • How to select the correct PPE for the task and be able to identify how and when it should be maintained
  • How to select the correct type of fall arrest equipment and identify and select suitable anchor points

Assessment: Delegates must complete a multiple-choice test  

Certification: On successful completion of this course each delegate will receive a THSP certificate valid for 5 years

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