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The aim of this course is to provide delegates with training to improve their knowledge and practical understanding of the hazards, risks and control associated with working safely at heights.
This half day course is suitable for roof workers, scaffolders, tradespersons, steel workers, powered access operators and all persons required to work at heights. Delegates will receive detailed awareness training and will be given the opportunity to apply practical knowledge.
Overview of current legislation, ACOPs, and industry best practice
Hierarchy of control associated with working at height
Risk Assessment to include relevant practical exercises
Fall prevention measures to include scaffolds, portable aluminium towers, MEWPs and other forms of edge protection
Fall arrest to include safety nets, bags, safety harnesses, running lines etc
Working safely on roofs
Failing objects precautions
Use of other access equipment to include ladders, step ladders and trestles