This Work at Height Safety training course is specially designed for people working at height and equips participants with the necessary information needed to be able to successfully mitigate working at height risks and implement control measures.
It emphasizes on an understanding of carrying out working at height risk assessment, safe use access equipment and monitoring to ensure that employees can reduce their risk of falls from height, adopting preventive and protective measures, rescue procedures in cases of emergency.
By the end of this course, learners will be able to;
Understand the common working at height tasks and the associated risks.
Understand and Identify the factors that contribute to persons and objects falling from height.
Describe the control measures to reduce the risk of falls from height.
Understand the proper use of access equipment and safe methods of access to reduce or eliminate the risk of falls.
What is the cause of such falls?
Types of falls
Preparing to prevent falls
Identifying and evaluating fall hazards
How to evaluate fall hazards
Supported and suspended access
How falls from ladders occur
Required ladder safety training
Safe ladder practices
How falls from scaffolds occur
Training for those who work from scaffolds
Safe practices while working on scaffolds
Types of aerial lifts
How aerial lift falls occur
Appropriate fall protection
Safe practices while working on aerial lifts
How suspended scaffold falls occur
How injuries occur
Fall protection systems
Types of fall-protection systems
Identify and evaluate fall hazards
Personal fall-arrest systems (pfas)
Inspection of full body harness
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 1 day
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 122
- Assessments Yes