Safety when working at height inc. Safety harness and fall arrest

  • Course induction, aim and objectives
  • Legislation
  • Documentation – including Risk Assessments, Method Statements, Permits To Work, Rescue Plan and Training needs
  • Hierarchy of control – including Prevent the need to climb, Ladders, Scaffolding or Scaffold Tower, MEWP, Rick Assessment – Dynamic (on the day) Weather, Obstructions
  • PPE – Fall Arrest, Harness, Lanyards (restraint and fall arrest) including Anchor Points ancillary equipment
  • Rescue Gotcha
  • Practical Training – including Checking Harness and fall arrest/restraint equipment, Donning a harness, climbing (using double lanyard and rope grab) and Rescue (using gotcha)
  • Assessment Theory and Practical