Harness & Fall Arrest
This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely carry out safe and effective working at height tasks using fall arrest systems
Who Should Attend
This programme is designed for employees, supervisors, and managers working at height in various scenarios or for those who supervise at height activities and use fall arrest systems and the associated harnesses.
A proportion of hands-on demonstrations and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials. Students will be required to demonstrate their new skills in a range of scenarios using fall arrest systems and the associated harnesses.
This training can be carried out at clients’ premises but full fall arrest system and harnesses must be available, tested and in date.
Training can also be undertaken at COTS' fully equipped training centre in Swansea.
Cardiff, Swansea, Client Site.
What are the Hazards
Duty of care
Risk assessments and safe system of work
What is considered working at height
Understanding the equipment used and identify the key components
Select suitable types of harness
Conduct material, label and last date tested checks
Correctly fit and remove the harness
Demonstrate the correct procedures for using fall arrest
Safety signs and signals
Storage of harness and fall arrest systems when not in use