Safety Harness Awareness

Safety Harness Awareness

Safety Harness Awareness

Under the Health & Safety at Work 1974 and Work at Height 2005 Regulations, every person in the chain leading up to, and including, the final user, has a duty of care to both themselves and others to know and understand the practical implications of working safely at height.

The MG Scotland Safety Harness Awareness course will give delegates the knowledge to safely select, inspect and use a safety harness and associated equipment.


½ Day

Course Content

• Legislation
• Harness & Lanyard Types
• Traceability
• Harness & Lanyard Inspection
• Safe Work at Height
• Suspension Trauma
• Fitting of the Harness (Practical element of course)
• Theory Test
• Course Evaluation

Course Outcomes

On successful completion, delegates will receive an MG Scotland Certificate of Competence.