Working at Height in Construction

Course Name: What Everyone Needs to Know About Working at Height In Construction

This awareness level Working at Height in Construction course provides construction workers with a fundamental awareness of working at height. The course looks at what work at height is, control measures and principles and tips to ensure they conduct work at height safely. The course supports compliance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005.

The Course Includes:

Comprehensive yet concise explanation

Certificate on completion

Simple login & user access

The latest industry best practice

Learning Outcomes:

Identify what work at height is

Gain understanding of equipment required for work at height

Learn how your health affects work at height safety

See the importance of safe work at height procedures

Build a greater awareness of the principles behind the safe use of ladders and scaffolds

Learn important tips for working at height

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What Everyone Needs To Know About Working At Height In Construction

£25.00 +VAT

Courses Price per Course
1 - 14 £25.00
15 - 24 £22.00
25 - 34 £20.00
35 - 44 £18.00
45 - 59 £15.00
60 - 69 £14.00
70 - 89 £12.00
90 - 99 £10.00
100 - 200 £9.50

About Working at Height in Construction

Employees working at height on construction sites must be aware of the risks they face and the measures they need to protect them. They must understand how to conduct this type of work without risk to themselves or others.

This course is designed to help employers meet their legal duties to provide an adequate level of training in respect to work at height.

Why Is Working at Height in Construction Important?

Falls from height are the single largest cause of death and serious injury on construction sites. Fatal or serious accidents can even happen from heights of two or fewer metres.

Along with the moral duty to protect staff from risk of injury, there is a clear legal obligation. The Safety Health and Welfare at Work Construction Regulations 2016, Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Construction Regulations 2017 legally obligate worker safety. The Work at Height Regulations 2005 is also intended to prevent these dangerous situations and protect workers.

Course Outline

Single Module

40+ minutes

This course contains the following sections:

  • What Is Work at Height?
  • Common Control Measures
  • Principle 1: Be Properly Prepared
  • Principle 2: Ensure You Are Qualified
  • Principle 3: Select the Right Equipment
  • Principle 4: Your Health
  • Principle 5: Follow Safe Work Practices
  • Tip 1: Climbing and Descending
  • Tip 2: Working Positions on Ladders
  • Tip 3: Ladder Stability
  • Tip 4: Safe Use of Platforms
  • Safe Use of Scaffolding

Why Choose Working at Height in Construction with Human Focus?

Study any time & in bite-size sessions

Less costly than a classroom training

Discounts on volume purchases

Excellent trainee support

Supports compliance with Work at Height Regulations 2005

Ensures employees working at height are aware of their legal obligations

Helps to ensure a safer and more productive work environment

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Working at Height in Construction Certification

working at height in construction training certificate

End of Course Assessment

At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

The end of course test is:

  • 100% online
  • Multiple choice

A score of 80% is required to pass the test.

Approved Certification

The downloadable printable certificate approved by IIRSM will be issued instantly on course completion.

What does my certificate include?

The working at height in construction certificate includes Trainee’s name, Company name, Course name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.

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