Working at Height

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service

Rescue 3 Europe Accredited

This course is a Rescue 3 Europe accredited course and covers in detail how these resources should be used in lifts, ladder trucks and with a roof set, as used by Fire Services.

 

 

Learning outcomes include:

Safe Working at Height provides an understanding of the danger’s workers face and the current legislation in this area. Students will learn how to safely use a variety of fall arrest resources such as harnesses, lanyards, lines and industrial fall arresters.

  • Training standards
  • Medical considerations
  • Personal and technical equipment
  • Site control
  • Loads and forces
  • System safety checks
  • Communications
  • Knots
  • Anchor systems
  • Fall arrest
  • Emergency descending
  • Overview of current legislation, ACOPs, and industry best practice

  • Hierarchy of control associated with working at height

  • Risk Assessment to include relevant practical exercises
  • Fall prevention measures to include scaffolds, portable aluminium towers, MEWPs and other forms of edge protection
  • Fall arrest to include safety nets, bags, safety harnesses, running lines etc
  • Working safely on roofs
  • Fragile surfaces
  • Failing objects precautions
  • Use of other access equipment to include ladders, step ladders and trestles

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Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service
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