Working at Height

working at height

Duration: ½ Day
Who Should Attend: Personnel who not only work at heights but also those who may influence work including designers, surveyors & manufacturers.
Objectives: To provide an appreciation of safety legislation covering safe working at heights & including examination of good working practice.

  • The Health & Safety at work act
  • HSE Guidance notes
  • Construction (Health, Safety & Welfare) Regulations 1996
  • Safe means of access
  • Edge protection
  • Working on inclined or flat roofs
  • Builders hoists & their safe use
  • Safe use of gin wheels
  • Trestles, hop-ups & ladders
  • Safety documentation
  • Safety equipment

Additional Information:
This course can also be extended to include specific training for specialists working at height