Course Description

Course Code : HSAF2170

To provide delegates with an understanding of Permit to Work Systems. Allows delegates the ability to assess requirements of particular jobs and tasks and ensure that Permit to work documentation is completed correctly.  


Course Objectives

Understand the various types of Permits used.

Describe and understand the content of a Permit to Work System.

Implement procedures under which a Permit to Work System should be used.

Understand the Legal Requirements relating to Permit to Work Systems.

Course Features

The course aims to provide delegates the understanding of how Permit to Work Systems operate, and assist them asses the requirements of a particular job or task.

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • Safe systems of work
  • Purpose of permit to work systems
  • The principles of permit to work systems
  • Accepting Permit to work systems
  • The issuing authorities role
  • Types of permit
  • Case study exercise