NPORS Safe Working at Height Course

The aim of this course is to provide the theoretical knowledge and responsibilities of working at height.

At the end of course delegates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities when working at height
  • Define working at height and identify the hazards of work above ground level and outline the general requirements necessary to control them
  • Identify accident causation whilst working at height
  • Have an appreciation of planning and organisation of work at height
  • Set up an exclusion zone explaining actions required for emergency actions, identifying any overhead hazards
  • Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for safe working at height use
  • Demonstrate working at height and explain all safety issues that could arise