Safe Working at Height NPORS

On Arrangement

This half day course covers the following objectives:

By the end of the course the delegate should be able to:

Demonstrate a basic understanding of the legal requirements, enabling them to facilitate the interaction of working at height safety assessments within a risk management system.
Understand the range of potential control measure for use when working at height.
Recognise levels of risk.
Undertake selection of equipment and methods of working based on protection factors

COURSE SUMMARY

Work at Height Regulations
Other relevant legislation
Working at height issues
Risk assessment techniques (Method driven risk assessment, dynamic assessment, common user requirements)
Control strategies (scaffold, towers, MEWP)
Manual handling
Personal protective equipment
RIDDOR
Definition of work at height
Hierarchy of controls