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    Skills & Training fund

    Did you know that CITB registered SME employers with up to 99 employees can apply for funding of up to £10,000 to cover the cost of their short duration courses? This includes any Site Safety Plus courses. Employers can submit one claim every 12 months.

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    CITB Approved Training Organisation (ATO)

    As a CITB Approved Training Organisation, as well as the automatic claims for CPCS courses and NVQ's, we can now claim on your behalf for NPORS and In-house courses. The rates are tiered in the same way the CPCS courses are. For more information give one of our sales team a call on 01189700200 or...

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Safe Working At Height

safety working at height

Who Should Attend? 

This training course is designed for Managers and Supervisors who have a responsibility for working at heights within their organisation.

 

Aim

To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the new ‘Work at Height Regulations 2005’, the dangers associated with this type of work and how to implement regulation-compliant and ultimately safe practises into their workplace.

 

Content

  • Legislation
  • Organisation and planning, competence and risk assessment
  • Selection of work equipment; guard rails/toe-boards, working platforms, ladders, positioning systems, fall arrest and restraint systems
  • Fragile surfaces
  • Ladders
  • Falling objects
  • Inspections including records and reporting

 

Knowledge

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Summarise the work at height regulations and associated legislation and be fully aware of their legal responsibilities
  • Plan and organise the work using competent people and undertake a risk assessment
  • Select the correct work equipment and restraint systems to help prevent falls from height
  • Carry out inspections of equipment to ensure they are safe and fit for purpose
  • Keep accurate records and report dangerous occurrences in line with the legislation (RIDDOR)

 

Training Methods 

Classroom based with candidate participation with games, role play & basic level practical.

All of our training courses, including Safe Working At Height, are fully CITB accredited to secure you the highest possible standard of construction industry training.

 

Duration

Half a day 

 

WORKING AT HEIGHTS & HARNESS AWARENESS  - VENUE: READING/ON-SITE

22/01/2020, 04/03/2020, 15/04/2020, 25/06/2020, 08/07/2020
19/08/2020, 30/09/2020, 18/11/2020
£155.00 p/p *Available CITB Grant = £61.00p/p

Call 01189 700 200 or email info@constructiontrainingproviders.co.uk for locations.