Course Objectives

To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the new ‘Work at Height Regulations 2005’, the dangers associated with this type of work and how to implement regulation-compliant and ultimately safe practises into their workplace.

By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Summarise the work at height regulations and associated legislation and be fully aware of their legal responsibilities
  • Plan and organise the work using competent people and undertake a risk assessment
  • Select the correct work equipment and restraint systems to help prevent falls from height
  • Carry out inspections of equipment to ensure they are safe and fit for purpose
  • Keep accurate records and report dangerous occurrences in line with the legislation (RIDDOR)

Course Content

  • Legislation
  • Organisation and planning, competence and risk assessment
  • Selection of work equipment; guard rails/toe-boards, working platforms, ladders, positioning systems, fall arrest and restraint systems
  • Fragile surfaces
  • Ladders
  • Falling objects
  • Inspections including records and reporting

Training Methods

Classroom based with candidate participation with games, role play & basic level practical.

All of our training courses, including Safe Working At Height, are fully CITB accredited to secure you the highest possible standard of construction industry training.


1/2 Day

Working at height and harness awareness – Venue: Warwickshire / On-Site

25/01/2018, 22/02/2018, 05/04/2018, 24/05/2018, 12/07/2018,
30/08/2018, 07/11/2018, 18/12/201
£155.00 p/p *Available CITB Grant = £61.00p/p

Call 01295 770789 or email for locations.