working at height by 1-2Call Worksafe

 

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...working at height by 1-2Call Worksafe

Working at Height

 

Safe use of ladders and step ladders

 

Every employer shall ensure that no person engages in any activity, including organisation, planning and supervision, in relation to work at height or work equipment for use in such work unless he is competent to do so or, if being trained, is being supervised by a competent person. Ladder and step ladders are the most commonly used and abused working at height equipment! Knowing how to use them correctly and safety allows the operative to make safe decisions based on understanding. Working at height in any form is one of the most dangerous types of work, training will help reduce working at height accidents out of the workplace.

 

Working at Height Regulations 2005

Employees have general legal duties to take reasonable care of themselves and others who may be affected by their actions, and to co-operate with their employer to enable their health and safety duties and requirements to be complied with.

 

Provision and Use of work Equipment Regulations 1998

These Regulations, often abbreviated to PUWER, place duties on people and companies who own, operate or have control over work equipment. PUWER also places responsibilities on businesses and organisations whose employees use work equipment, whether owned by them or not.

Ladder, Steps

Course Objectives

 

  • Define Working At Height
  • Understand the legal requirements
  • Risk Assessment
  • Identify how to Prevent Ladder and Step Ladder Accidents.
  • How to use ladders and Steps Ladders Correctly
  • How to spot Defects
  • What Happens When it Goes Wrong
  • Examination

 

Course Duration

​31/2 - 4 hours

Cost

£50 + VAT per delegate

Cost for 5 or more delegates please call for discounted rate.

 

Electrician's Ladder
Step Ladder

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Mission Statement

 

Our mission is: To develop systems, procedures and policies for individuals and businesses allowing health, safety and welfare to become an integral part of running a modern successful business.

 

To develop an awareness of the relationship between health, safety and welfare that will encourage the inclusion of health, safety and welfare as an intrinsic element of your company's working practice.

 

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Training Centre:

1-2Call Worksafe Ltd, Unit 9 Laen Court, Horsley's Fields, King's Lynn, Norfolk PE30 5DD

 

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