Combined Working at Height, Rescue at Height, Confined Space Entry and Rescue

Combined Working at Height, Rescue at Height, Confined Space Entry and Rescue


The Work at Height and Rescue elements of this course are aimed at personnel who use work at height equipment in the execution of their duties, who have responsibility for at-height operations, or may oversee the rescue/recovery of a casualty.


The course will introduce 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 also identifies the requirements for emergency and rescue planning as part of the risk assessment process.


The Confined Space elements of this course are designed to ensure that all personnel who are liable to be exposed to working in a confined space/vessel have a thorough understanding of the potential hazards of confined spaces/vessel entry, and to enable delegates to undertake their job tasks in such areas safely.

Duration: 3 days

People: 8 (max)



  • Legislation and Regulations
  • The Hierarchy of Fall Protection
  • Ladders
  • Scaffold Towers (optional)
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (optional)
  • General Principles of Personal Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Arrest
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Organisation and Planning (Risk Assessment for Work at Height)
  • Work at Height Exercises
  • Rescue and Emergency Planning
  • Practical Rescue Demonstrations and Exercises



  • Legislation and Regulations
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Management Responsibilities
  • Atmospheric Monitoring
  • Atmospheric Deterioration
  • Access Requirements
  • Safety Equipment
  • Standby Personnel
  • Breathing Apparatus
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Properties of Gases
  • Practical Confined Space Entry and Rescue Exercises


The scheduled course dates below are for training to be delivered at AquaTerra House.

If these dates are not suitable, or you would like to enquire about training delivery at your own premises/site, please place these requests into the form below.

May 2020

27th – 29th

June 2020

24th – 26th

July 2020

29th – 31st

August 2020

26th – 28th

September 2020

30th – 2nd Oct

October 2020

28th – 30th

November 2020

25th / 27th

December 2020

22nd / 24th


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