Course Description

Course Code : HSAF2310

This course provide delegates with suitable and sufficient information to enable them to select and use equipment and safe systems of work appropriate to the work they are carrying out at heights, in accordance with current legislation.



Course Objectives

What is working at height


Background to legislation

Requirements of "Working at Height Regulations"

Equipment selection criteria

Safe use of equipment

Personal protective equipment selection and use

Course Features

This training session is intended as the basic foundation for working safely at height. Course candidates will be provided with the basic information required of anyone tasked with or affected by work at height to ensure safety in the workplace.

It does not cover any specific skills required to carry out a work task or to use specialist height safety equipment; these skills are dealt with by other training sessions. However, candidates will gain a thorough knowledge of all possible methods of controlling the potential fall from height.


The assessment consists of an end of course written test paper.