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This one-day course introduces 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 is aimed at Safety Representatives, Supervisors with responsibility for work at height operations and Equipment Users.

  • Introduction
  • Legislation
  • Hierarchy of Risk
  • Ladders
  • Scaffold Towers
  • Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP’s)
  • Personal Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Arrest
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Organisation and Planning
  • Rescue and Emergency Planning
  • Written Test (multiple choice)
  • Demonstration of Specific Equipment
  • Inspection and Defects
  • Isolating Equipment
  • Practical Exercises and Demonstrations

This course is run daily at AquaTerra House, please contact AquaTerra for more details. Please note that this course may also be run on client's own premises/site which can be specified in the enquiry form.

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1 day
Course Duration
8
Max Participants

The Candidate must:

  • attend the entire course
  • adhere to course content and demonstrate the required practical application techniques

Certificates awarded after successful completion of the course will be valid for a three year period after which recertification must take place.