Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection Training Course

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Introduction
Kentra Training provide a wide selection of Working at Heights courses, including this Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course. We specialise in providing on-site training and this course is delivered using a mixture of both classroom based tutorial and practical demonstration.  The course was designed by Kentra and developed with NPORS, a nationally recognised Awarding Body whose registration is available for this training, if required.

Aims and Objectives
This course will give persons attending the knowledge and the skills to be proficient in the assessment and inspection of height safety equipment

Learning Outcomes
● To have a basic understanding of the dangers and their responsibilities
● To be able to locate and identify the major components and explain their functions
● Conduct all safety checks in accordance with manufacturers and legislative requirements
● Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for use
● Storage of height safety equipment

Delegate Eligibility / Entry Requirements
This course is designed for candidates of all abilities. We can assist candidates with any learning difficulties or where English may not be their first language, please mention when booking a course.

Legality
According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) ‘All people using equipment at work must be adequately trained to ensure health and safety in its use, supervision or management. … People should be competent for the work they undertake. Training – along with knowledge, experience and skill – helps develop such competence. However, competence may (in some cases) necessarily include medical fitness and physical / mental aptitude for the activity.’

Course Duration
The Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course ratios are
6 Candidates: 1 Instructor: 1 Day

Course Content
● Introduction to Working at Height – current legislation and guidelines.
● Theory, related knowledge, safety, industrial legislation
● Performance criteria, plan, organise and co-ordinate own work, adopting safe working practices.
● Practical activities, working safely.
● Inspection and storage of equipment.
● All activities will be conducted under 5 metres in height.
● Safety equipment, Identifying suitable Anchor Points – Safe Routes – Safety Hazards.

Course Requirements
A room for the theory session and a safe area for the practical session.
All equipment to be in good working order.

Certification & Validation
This Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course can be registered with our awarding body or certificated as a Kentra card. We are a registered training provider and our cards are suitable for the HSE and insurances. Our instructor will take the candidates picture on the day of training, which will appear on their ID cards.

Candidates successfully completing this course will receive one of the following:
● Kentra Training course validation and plastic (credit card size) ID card
● NPORS registration and plastic ID card P726 Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course
If NPORS is required we will need to notify them prior to the course, so please mention this when booking.

Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course

Additional Information
Other courses related to the Height Safety Equipment Appreciation and Inspection training course include Lifting Equipment Inspector, or can be found in the Working at Heights section of our website.

In addition to our on-site training Kentra are in the unique position to be able to offer on-line courses, full details are available on our on-line website www.kentraonline.com

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