Working At Heights - Course Details

Course intro:

This Working with Heights training course is a half day programme, designed to provide participants with the knowledge and practical skills to work safely and effectively at heights according to legislative requirements. It provides good understanding on how to assess hazards and risks at height.


Please note this programme is mainly delivered onsite as customised in-house training.


Course content

  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (Working at Height Regulations, 2006)
  • Fall Prevention
  • Permanent Work Platforms
  • Temporary Work Platforms (Scaffolding)
  • Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (M.E.W.P)
  • Opening/Edge Protection
  • Roof Work
  • Fall Protection
  • Safety Netting
  • Use, Care & Storage of the Harness (FAE)
  • Lanyard
  • Anchorage Points
  • Ladder Safety
  • Designing a Working at Height Training course (Instructor Courses Only)
  • Evaluation and Practical Training



Who is the course intended for:

This Working with Height training programme may be beneficial persons looking to

Train staff who work at height. This course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to Identify hazards and Risk, work safely and effectively at heights as in accordance with legislative requirements.


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.