ECITB Working at Height (WaH)
This course is aimed to provide delegates with the knowledge and understanding of safety measures and fall prevention techniques when working at height. This course is designed for delegates who actively work at height and who use harnesses and other associated equipment to carry out their duties.
Upon completion, delegates will receive an ECITB Accredited Certificate which is valid 3 years
Duration: 1 day
There are no prerequisites for this course, however, delegates must be physically fit enough to attend and carry out the practical element of the course.
Course Content and Key Activities
Complying with W.A.H.R, HASWA, M.H.S.W.A, PUWER, LOLER regulations
Hierarchy of WAH equipment selection
Equipment inspection, maintenance and documentation
Selecting the appropriate equipment
Safe use of ladders
Safe use of scaffolding platforms and MEWPS
Recognising the hazards when working at height
Fall restraint - fall control/arrest systems
Fall arrest trauma