QA Level 2 Award in Working at Height (RQF) [Classroom Course]
Required skills & knowledge for employees looking to safely work at height
Duration: Half Day
Ofqual Regulated Qualification by Qualsafe Awards: Yes
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Is your workplace safe?
This course is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification which has been specifically
designed to increase your awareness of safety considerations whilst working at height. This includes the importance of the equipment used and how to ensure a safe working environment.
About the course
This course is suited to those who work, or are aspiring to work, in any type of environment that may
require them to work at height, such as: building and construction, agriculture, forestry, factories,
warehouses and more.
During this three-hour course, candidates will focus on the safety considerations, legal obligations,
control measures and reporting procedures for working at height. They will leave the course with
knowledge of a wide variety of equipment, as well as the principles used to ensure safe working at
This qualification covers the following topics:
- Legislation, regulations, roles and responsibilities
- The consequences of non-compliance
- Safe working practices
- How to reduce the risks from:
• Weather conditions
• Working environments
• Others working at height
• Falling objects
• Fragile surfaces
- Importance of risk assessments
- Rescue plan requirements
- Types of equipment and testing requirements
- Selecting appropriate equipment
- Identifying safety precautions when using equipment
- Reporting procedures when equipment is faulty
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