Managers Working at Height Course

This course is specifically designed for anyone who organises, plans and manages the way in which work at height is carried out. If you write method statements and risk assessments for any Working at Height activity then this is the course you need. This course is designed to take you through all of the aspects of the Working at Height Regulations 2005 and shows you how to apply that in your day to day operational duties. What you need to do regarding rescue of a casualty in suspension and how to select the most appropriate equipment for the working at height tasks to prevent a fall in the first place.

Course Details

The course is comprised of an interactive theory element to show you how to select, regulate and use height safety specific Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and how these apply to the current Working at Height Regulation and British Standards. The practical is tailored to your working environment and current needs for height safety activities and can be designed so it has direct relevance to your requirements.

Aims of the Course

Competence and confidence to plan, organise and manage equipment for the use of work at height in your environment. Monitor correct selection, use and fitting of PPE. To understand duties & responsibilities of the employer/employee with regard to current regulations and hierarchy of control. To carry out pre/post user checks for PPE and installed safety systems and have an understanding of inspection routines.

Course Structure

  • Introduction / Statistics / Good and Bad Practices
  • Comprehensive Working at Height Regulations Review
  • Categories of Height Safety Equipment
  • Harness fitting
  • Fall Arrest and Restraint Equipment
  • Anchorage solutions
  • Rescue and Regulation/Standards
  • Inspection of PPE and Safety Systems
  • Exam and Practical

Number of Delegates and Cost

Maximum of 10 delegates
1-5 managers: £1,350 + VAT
6-10 manager: £1,850 + VAT

Who should attend?

Anyone who works, organises, plans and manages Working at Height activities.


ID card and certification issued on successful completion of both theory and practical assessments. Valid for 2 years after which the abridged refresher can be sat.

Course Duration

One day (8 Hour) Training course