Harness Safety & Inspections

Falls from height have been the biggest cause of fatalities in the workplace nationally over the last few years.

This course is designed to ensure that trainees are aware of both their employers and their own responsibilities in relation to working at height legislation. Participants will receive training on responsibilities in relation to planning working at height tasks, working at height hazard management, the hierarchy of controls, Importance of rescue plans and risk assessments, demarcation and establishment of work zones, equipment types and suitability for specific tasks.

Course training and content covered includes WAH legislation, differences and suitability ofFall arrest & Fall restraint equipment, visual inspections of Harnesses Lanyards& FPE, safe selection and fitting of Safety Harnesses and lanyards, recording of and periodical frequency of WAH equipment inspections, Fall dynamics, Suspension Trauma and WAH Rescues.

Course can be delivered on-site or at client’s yard/ offices. Discount for large group bookings.

Trainer is a QQI qualified Instructor, Multi Certified Working at Heights & PPE Inspector and an experienced trainer from a construction background.

Course Duration: 3 – 4Hrs