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Working At Heights Awareness

Why Inscope?

  • No risk at all - pay when you finish
  • Certificate issued on completion

Why Inscope?

  • Flexibility - do your theory online
  • Absolutely no paperwork

Working At Heights Awareness

This course satisfies the underpinning knowledge of the Model Code of Practice - Working At Heights.

It explains how to identify hazardous manual tasks, assess the risks of musculoskeletal disorders and eliminate or minimise those risks. This guidance is also relevant for designers, manufacturers, importers or suppliers of equipment, materials and tools used for work, as well as designers of workplaces where manual tasks are carried out.

Course Overview

Part 1 Legislation

  • What is Working at Heights
  • Workplace Health and Safety Acts
  • Workplace Health and Safety Regulation
  • Environmental Protection

Part 2 Hazards

  • Safety Data Sheets
  • Key Information in Emergency Response
  • Falling Objects
  • Fall and Trip Hazards
  • Signs and Barriers
  • Electricity Services and Overhead Powerlines
  • Hand Signals and Constuction Industry Terminology
  • PPE for Working at Heights

Part 3 Equipment

  • Snaphooks and Karabiners
  • Carabina
  • Elevated Work Platforms
  • Mechanical Lifting Equipment
  • Ladders
  • Scaffolding
  • Individual Fall Arrest Systems
  • Fall Prevention Covers And Safety Mesh