Working Safely at Heights

This course improves knowledge and practical understanding of hazards, risks and controls of working at height.

Course Attendees

This course is suitable for all persons who are / may be required to work at heights.

Course Background

This course will provide delegates with training to improve their knowledge and practical understanding of the hazards, risks and controls associated with working safely at height.

Course Duration

SSG offer this course over half a day as a classroom or virtual course.

Course Programme

  • Course introduction
  • Overview of current legislation, ACOPs and industry best practice
  • Hierarchy of control associated with working at height
  • Risk assessment to include relevant practical exercises
  • Fall prevention measures to include scaffolds, portable aluminium towers, MEWPs and other forms of edge protection
  • Fall arrest to include safety nets, bags, safety harnesses etc.
  • Working safely on roofs
  • Fragile surfaces
  • Falling objects precautions
  • Use of other access equipment to include ladders, step ladders and trestles

Training Certification and Assessment

Delegates will be assessed on their input throughout the training session. On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive and SSG course attendance certificate which is valid for three years.

Book this course

Open booking

from£145 +VAT

Discounted bundle price per delegate shown above, regular price £160 per delegate

  • Discount rate available for three or more delegates

  • Quick and easy online booking

  • Manage your delegates and certificates online

Private booking

from£655 +VAT

Price per course depends on location, required publications and delegate numbers

  • Location and dates convenient to you

  • Cost effective

  • Bespoke options available

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