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Working at Height

  • Course level: All Levels

About Course

Working at Height e-learning course will educate the trainee on how to work safely and follow safe systems of work while working at heights.

Description

Working at height is a high risk activity; fatalities occur if the tasks are not properly controlled. This Working at Height e-learning course will educate the trainee on how to work safely and follow safe systems of work while working at heights. Falls from height are one of the most common causes of injury at work. They can result in serious injuries and fatalities to people at work and others passing by, including those carrying out construction and maintenance as well as members of the public. Therefore, it’s important that anyone carrying out work at height activities understands how to work safely and responsibly and in accordance with the law.

Course Overview

  • Module 1: Introduction to Working at Heights.
  • Module 2: Risks of Working at Heights.
  • Module 3: Applying Control Measures.
  • Module 4: Administrative Controls.
  • Module 5: Fall Protection and Fall Prevention Systems.
  • Module 6: Ladders Safety
  • Module 7: Personal Fall Arrest System Components.
  • Module 8: Scaffolds, Temporary Works and Working Platforms.
  • Module 9: Mobile Elevated Work Platforms.
  • Module 10: Safe Work Procedures.
  • Module 11: Procedural Controls.
  • Module 12: Prohibited and Unsafe Behaviors

Learning Outcomes

  • Definition of Working at Heights
  • Roles and responsibilities of the employer, supervisor and worker, with respect to working safely at heights.
  • Hazards and Risks of working at heights
  • Hierarchy of controls (such as elimination, isolation, engineering, substitution, administrative or PPE), related to working at heights.
  • Fall prevention systems and Personal Fall Arrest System Component.
  • Scaffolds, Temporary Works and Working Platforms
  • Use of Ladders and other Elevated Work Platforms
  • Safe work procedures and procedural controls.
  • Emergency rescue procedure.
  • Prohibited and Unsafe Behaviors

Highlights

The course has been prepared in accordance to guidelines and standards prevalent in India and abroad

Assessment

The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 20 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so that you’ll instantly know whether you passed. If you don’t pass don’t worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.

Certification

On successful completion of the course you will receive a quality assured certificate. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit.

 

What Will I Learn?

  • By the end of the training a participant would be familiar with:
  • • Roles and responsibilities of the employer, supervisor and worker, with respect to working safely at heights.
  • • Hazards and Risks of working at heights
  • • Hierarchy of controls (such as elimination, isolation, engineering, substitution, administrative or PPE), related to working at heights.
  • • Fall prevention systems and Personal Fall Arrest System Component.
  • • Scaffolds, Temporary Works and Working Platforms
  • • Use of Ladders and other Elevated Work Platforms
  • • Safe work procedures and procedural controls.
  • • Emergency rescue procedure.
  • • Prohibited and Unsafe Behaviors

Topics for this course

15 Lessons

Introduction to Working at Heights.

Introduction

Risks of Working at Heights

Applying Control Measures.

Fall Protection and Fall Prevention Systems.

Personal Fall Arrest System Components.

Ladders

Scaffolds, Temporary Works and Working Platforms.

Mobile Elevated Work Platforms.

Floor Openings and Protection

Procedural Controls.

Prohibited and Unsafe Behaviors

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The Course content is very good and video lessons provide good practical approach.

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Material Includes

  • Videos, Images, Text

Target Audience

  • Anyone who works at height in any place, including a place at or below ground level, is required to undertake training to prove that they are competent and safe in their work.