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Harness Awareness


Half Day

Course Description

Who Is This Course Designed For:

This course covers all aspects of general harness usage which provides the essential for any person who was to work with or manage the use of Safety Harnesses and associated equipment for Fall Prevention and Fall Protection Systems.

Work at Height Regulations 2005 (WAHR) - Work at height means work in any place where, if there were no precautions in place, a person could fall a distance liable to cause personal injury. For example you are working at height if you:

  • are working on a ladder or a flat roof;
  • could fall through a fragile surface;
  • could fall into an opening in a floor or a hole in the ground.

Course Content:

  1. Health and Safety Regulations
  2. Hierarchy of Control
  3. Types of Fall Protection
  4. Inspections
  5. What to use and when
  6. Working on roofs
  7. Safety


All Managers, Supervisors and operatives should have relevant training in the understanding of needs for safety whilst working at heights, including potential risks and prevention.

Course contact Info

Date Posted:
09 January, 2015

Contact Details:
Kelly Green
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