The main aim of this e-learning course is to help prevent death or injury caused by a fall from height. Falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and major injuries, accounting for about 29% of fatal injuries to workers. Employers have a duty to make sure employees have the sufficient skills, knowledge and experience to perform the working at height task they are asked to do.
Working 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. You are working at height if you; work above ground/floor level, could fall from an edge, through an opening, or fragile surface, could fall from ground level into an opening in a floor, or a hole in the ground.
In this working at height e-learning course you’ll gain the knowledge and understanding required to ensure you follow sensible and safe precautions when working at height. This elearning course is interactive and engaging with elements of ‘storytelling’ that help make the learning easy and interesting to follow. It’s a fun way of learning the important principles of working safely at height. It is essential health and safety training.
Of course, this e-learning is more relevant to those that have a requirement to work from height, although it is useful awareness training for all. It’s important to create a safe working environment where people are both aware of the risks of working from height and have a good understanding of the precautions that should be taken. This course will help bring the important topic of safety when working at height to the forefront of your mind.
Appreciate why working from height regulations are important and how to take precautions
Understand the typical risks when working from heights and how to use specific equipment
Know what to do when you have safety concerns
Explain how to avoid, prevent and minimise risks when working from heights
Help create a culture of positive health and safety practice in the workplace
Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.
Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into our courses.
Yes! Students will need access to a computer and the internet.
For interactive scorm lessons, desktop is the preferred method for best user experience.
Minimum specifications for the computer are:
Modern and up to date browser.
Use of Google Chrome is recommended.
Frequently Asked Questions
How are courses delivered?
All our courses are accessible online. You may complete them at your own pace and in your own time.
How do i undertake my course?
After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.
Where can i find help while i study?
There are very active Q&A sections right within your course. Email support is also available whenever you need it here
What type of content or formats do we use?
We use numerous types of learning formats. SCORM, Video, Text lessons, Quiz and Assessment all with interactive elements to keep the learner engaged.
What if English is not my first language?
Courses are provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.
Is there a refund or cancellation policy?
Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to support with the subject Refund so we can process your request.
Why choose us?
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Safe & Secure Payments
Can I Buy For My Team Or Organisation?
Yes, we supply training to organisations regularly. Buy For My Team and Corporate Licencing is available if you are training a number of people. Just get in contact here: Contact Us
I have more questions, where can I get more information?
Just get in contact here: contact us or email support with your queries here. We will supply you with any information you may need upon request.
Self Paced Learning Course
This is a self study, self paced course offering complete flexibility with students taking charge of their own study schedule and pace. You can start anytime, learn and complete whenever you want, at your own discretion. Self-paced courses are supported by the online course resources and discussion forums with access to expert tutors on demand.
Working At Height Principles
Learn Work At Height Principles. Know How To Minimize Any Exposure & Risk Of Falls. Learn How To Manage The Risk Of Falls.