International Oil & Gas Training Academy

Working At Heights Awareness

Duration 1 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £240.00 + VAT
Venue Clinterty

Availability

Date Time Cost Venue Places  
31 Aug 2017 08:30 - 16:30 £240.00 + VAT Clinterty 10

About this course

Target Audience

Personnel who are required to carry out work at height in the workplace.

Practical Content 50% Theoretical Content 50%

Course Aims

This course will train delegates in the correct procedures to be followed when working at height, including the relevant statutory requirements, hazards of working at height and equipment used when working at heights. The course is a mix of theoretical and practical sessions during which delegates will be required to demonstrate their level of knowledge and understanding of the training programme content.

Course Content

Aware of the Work at Height Regulations 2005 and other relevant regulations

Familiar with the requirements of the regulations and how they affect them and their organisation

Aware of different types of work carried out at height and the possible hazards and risks involved

Aware of the importance of organising a planning prior to starting work at height

Aware of the safe systems of work procedures required to carry out work at height

Familiar with the correct types of PPE and equipment used when working at height and how to inspect them

Familiar with control procedures to reduce the hazards of working at height, including different types of fall protection systems Aware of the different types of working platforms that can be used for work at height including MEWP's and scaffold towers

Aware of different types of ladders and their safe use for work at height

Proficient to ascend and descend ladders safely using relevant equipment

Aware of suspension syncope, how to avoid it and how to deal with a person suffering from the effects

Proficient in the use of various work at height equipment including harnesses, fall arrest and lanyards.

Delivery Classroom & practical.

Certification City & Guilds SCQF Credit Rated and Levelled certificate.

Min/Max Delegates 2/10.

Notes to Client The course involves climbing ladders and using working at height equipment, therefore delegates should be physically fit to carry out these tasks.

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd



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