Working at Heights
The course will: train delegates in the correct procedures to be followed when working at height offshore, in the correct use of PPE, in self-rescue techniques and in the relevant statutory requirements. The course is theoretical in content during which delegates will be required to demonstrate their level of knowledge and understanding of the training programme content.
By the end of this training programme delegates will be:
- Conversant with the Work at Height Regulations 2005 and other relevant regulations.
- Familiar with the requirements of the regulations and how they affect them and their organisation.
- Aware of different types of work carried out at height and the possible hazards and risks involved.
- Capable of identifying the correct types of PPE and equipment used and the correct use and inspection of such equipment.
- Aware of suspension trauma/orthostatic intolerance, how to avoid it and how to deal with a person suffering from the effects.
- Familiar with self-rescue equipment and techniques.
- Able to identify hazards and identify the control measures required to mitigate or eliminate the risk.
Personnel who carry out work at height offshore.
The duration of this training will be dependent on delegate’s previous experience and ongoing operations at the time of the instructor/assessors visit.
An In-house training provider certificate will be issued on successful completion of this course.
There is no revalidation period for this training programme but refresher training is recommended every 2 years.