Work at Height Awareness Training

Course overview

This ½ day training session is designed to comply with the “Work at Height Regulations 2005″ and is designed for your operatives who, in their daily work routine have to carry out work at height.

The primary objective of this training course is to provide candidates with a good understanding, information and knowledge of the safety requirements, the current legislation and any dangers associated with working at height and the subsequent implications for the employer, as well as the employee, to enable them to competently carry out their duties in a safe working environment.

The work at height training course can also be combined with our ½ day Safety Harness & Lanyard Training and Inspection Course to form a comprehensive 1 day course.

The course is usually combined with the ½ day Safety Harness Training course, to form a comprehensive 1 day training course.

Training Method

This is a classroom based course with power point presentations and a training DVD.

Course Requirements:

The practical element of the training will be conducted using the customer’s equipment. It will be the customer’s responsibility to ensure that equipment is suitable for its intended use and is properly maintained and that all trainees are in possession of the correct PPE. (Safety Harness & Lanyard).

Classroom based at client or trainer premises with adequate room for all candidates. 240v power required for projector allowing power point presentations and training DVD’s. Large screen TV’s with HTMI connections are also acceptable.

3 hours.

Clients Receive:
Individual Certificates of Competency.

Complies with
Work at Height Regulations 2005 and the Provision and Use of Safety equipment regulations 1998 (PUWER)

Nationwide and Overseas. Maximum 10 candidates per course

Course content

  • Introduction to Working at Height
  • Employer Responsibilities
  • Employee Responsibilities
  • Hierarchy of Control
  • Use and Types of Safety Equipment
  • Planning Work at Height
  • Risk Assessment Steps
  • Fall Protection
  • Access and Egress

Assessment of Competency

Throughout the training course practical assessments will be made followed by the multiple choice assessment paper.

Successful candidates gaining 80 percent or over will be awarded a Work at Height Awareness Training Certificate valid for 36 months.

The assessment can take place orally for those who have difficulties with reading or writing.


Price on application. All our prices are extremely competitive.

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