Safe Working At Height

Overview

The Safe Working at Height (SWAH) course provides insight into the risks of working at height and the current legislation in this area. During this course, students will learn how to properly use a variety of fall arrest resources, such as harnesses, lines, lanyards and industrial fall arresters. The course covers, in detail, how these resources should be used in lifts, ladder trucks, and with a roof set, as used by fire services.

Course Specifications
Duration: 1 day
Prerequisites: Minimum age: 18
Certified by: Rescue 3 Europe
Qualification valid for: 3 years

Course Content Includes:

  • Legislation and standards
  • Worker safety and survival
  • General hazards
  • Medical considerations
  • Risk assessment when working at height
  • Personal and team equipment
  • Basic rescue procedures
  • Introduction to ropes, knots and technical gear
  • Anchor systems
  • Placing rope protection
  • Use of work restraint and work positioning equipment
  • Use of different types of fall arrest equipment
  • Emergency descending
  • Use of lanyards and shock absorbers

Course Dates

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