Working at Height

Duration :

1/2 Day

Course Overview

This half-day course will provide delegates with a good understanding of the Working at Height Regulations 2005 and the impact of the Working at Height (Amendment) Regulations 2007.


This course is designed for:


· Employees who are required to work at height.

· Those responsible for planning contracts that involve employees, contractors and sub contractors working at height.


Delegates will develop an understanding of:

  • When the regulations apply
  • The importance of the hierarchy of fall protection
  • Actions needed to comply with the regulatory requirements.

Course Objectives

This course will provide a better understanding of Working at Height regulatory requirements and how to meet them. Using practical and engaging examples, delegates will learn how to transfer regulations and best practices into the workplace. 

Course Content

    • Background to the Working at Height regulations
    • Duties of the regulations
    • Applying the hierarchy of fall protection
    • Avoiding work at height
    • Collective fall prevention - Existing places of work
    • Collective fall prevention - Work equipment
    • Individual fall prevention
    • Collective fall limitation
    • The inspection of harnesses and lanyards
    • Safe use of ladders


    Course Delivery: In-house or at a regional venue (up to 10 delegates)

    Price: £495.00 plus VAT

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