Tractel Work at Height Training

Course duration
1 day
Trainer to trainee ratio
1 : 6
Course entry criteria
A suitable area is required for the practical elements of the course. Details of the equipment used on site must also be provided. Please call to discuss.
£950.00 ex VAT for up to 6 persons
rooftop safety
  • Aims

    This course provides basic information for anyone involved in or affected by work at height on rooftops. It focuses on the risks and hazards of working on both residential and commercial rooftops and gives trainees the skills required to work safely.

  • Objectives

    • Gain an understanding of relevant UK legislation with regards to working at height.
    • Gain Knowledge of risks and hazards when working on commercial and residential rooftops.
    • Know about maintenance, use, storage and pre-use checks of relevant work at height equipment used in rooftop applications.
    • Work safely on commercial and residential rooftops including access and egress and use of relevant equipment.
  • Topics Covered

    • Fragile surface and general roofwork
    • Accident statistics
    • Legislation
    • Risk assessments and method statements
    • Radio frequencies
    • Dangers of asbestos
    • Edge protection
    • Restraint and fall arrest
    • Horizontal safety lines
    • Fall clearances
    • Forces
    • Powered access
    • Suspension syncope
    • Rescue plan and equipment
    • Radiation
    • Fixed and temporary ladders
  • Certification

    Trainees will be issued with a certificate and photo ID card which shows they are competent to work safely on commercial and residential rooftops valid for 2 years.

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