Duration: Half Day
Ofqual Regulated Qualification by Qualsafe Awards: Yes
Take a look at our training schedule for all future QA Level 2 Working at Height course in Kent dates.
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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
Our QA level 2 Working at Height course in Kent 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 height.
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
Book your Working at Height course today
We also offer a Gatehouse/IIRSM approved Working at Height video course, which can be taken online in your own time. Click here to view the course and book for just £20 + VAT!