Work at Height

Work at Height

Work at Height

Falls from height are the most common cause of workforce fatalities, accounting for nearly 30% of fatal injuries to workers (and about half of fatalities are in the construction sector).

This ½ day course is suitable for roof workers, scaffolders, steel workers, powered access operators and all persons required to work at heights.


½ Day

Course Content

• Current Legislation, Regulations and Guidance affecting work at height
• Risk assessment Principles
• Hierarchy of Risk
• Correct use and management of equipment
• User requirements when working on scaffolding
• Use of Work Platforms
• Anchor point selection
• Fall Arrest, work restraint, work positioning
• Personal Fall Protection Equipment
• Ladders and Steps
• Equipment Inspection
• Rescue overview

Course Outcomes

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