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Working at Height Training ​Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Work at Height

  • How is Work at Height Defined?
  • Legislation
  • What Working Conditions Increase the Risk of Falling from Height?
  • Do's and Don'ts of Working at Height

Module 2: Risks of Working at Height

  • Risks and Hazards While Working at Height
  • Working at Height Risk Assessment

Module 3: Fall Protection

  • What is Fall Arrest and How Does it Work?
  • Fall Protection Equipment or System Types

Module 4: Requirement of PPE for Working at Heights

  • Working at Height PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Head Protection for Working at Height
  • CE Marking

Module 5: Working at Height – Emergency Rescue Plan

  • Risk Assessment
  • PPE During Fall
  • Rescue Procedure
  • Rescue Equipment
  • Who Needs to Be Called?
  • Prolonged Suspension
  • Medical Assistance
  • Rescue Equipment Maintenance
  • Rescue Training

Module 6: Safety Tips for Working at Heights

  • Railing
  • Selecting the Proper PPE
  • Use the Proper Equipment for Working at Heights
  • Ensure Proper Use of Lifts
  • Use Ladders Properly
  • Know When and What Type of Fall Protection is Required
  • Avoid Working in Bad Weather Conditions
  • Ensure Proper Training

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There are no formal prerequisites to attend this Working at Height Training course.


This training is ideal for those individuals who supervise workers that work at height.

Working at Height Training ​Course Overview

Working at Height refers to any place (excluding permanent stairs at workplaces) where a person could be injured if they fell from it, whether above or below ground level. The common causes of Working at Height include fall from ladders, roofs, through fragile surfaces, etc. Anyone who manages work at height can be held responsible and liable for faulty equipment and accidents due to height related work. That is why protecting personnel Working at Height using adequate precautions and measures is necessary for employers. This training helps organisations and professionals to efficiently identify working at height risks and diminish the risk of severe injuries. Pursuing this training course will help learners climb the ladder of success in terms of value and career opportunities.

This 1-day Working at Height Training course covers all the essential topics by which delegates will become familiar with the risks and hazards of Working at Height. During this training, they will learn about safety tips for working at heights. They will also learn about types of fall protection equipment, fall protection system types, rescue procedure, rescue equipment, use ladders properly, and many more. Our highly professional trainer with years of experience in teaching such courses will conduct this course and help delegates get a comprehensive understanding of working cautiously at height with all safety measures.

This training will cover various essential topics, such as: 

  • Fall protection system types
  • Hazards while working at height
  • CE marking
  • PPE during fall
  • Medical assistance

After attending the Working at Height Training course, delegates will be able to protect their co-workers while Working at Height effectively. They will also be able to make a rescue plan for emergencies and handle working at height risks.

Delegates can also choose our other popular courses like Manual Handling at Work, Health and Safety in the Workplace, and more from our Health & Safety in the Workplace Training section to ensure a safe and healthy workplace.

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  • Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises
  • Manual
  • Experienced Instructor

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Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

What our customers are saying

Working at Height Training FAQs


Scaffolds, barriers, handrails, and movable platforms are used for workers to protect from falls while Working at Height.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this Working at Height Training course.
This training is ideal for those individuals who supervise workers that work at height.
Torches, oxygen, Entonox, pulse oximeters, neck collars, vacuum mattresses, pulleys, GPS, defibrillators, etc., are the rescue equipment.
Fall elimination, fall prevention, fall arrest, and administrative controls are the types of fall protection systems.
Conformitè Europëenne (CE) mark is European Union's (EU) mandatory compliance marking for regulating the goods sold within the European Economic Area (EEA). CE marking represents the manufacturer's certification that their goods comply with the EU's new approach directives.
During the Working at Height Training course, you will learn various essential topics such as prolonged suspension, medical assistance, rescue equipment maintenance, rescue training, do's and don'ts of working at height, and many more.
The price for Working at Height Training certification in the United Kingdom starts from £895
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Working at Height Training.

Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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