Safety Harness

Who should attend?

This course is designed for operatives, supervisors and managers, who may require fall arrest protection when working.

Course Aims & Objectives

The purpose of this course is to give delegates the knowledge of how to use a safety harness correctly and to understand the dangers associated with their work.

By the end of the course delegates will:

  • Understand all of the regulations required to ensure safety in the workplace
  • Understand the risks involved in working at heights
  • Be able to successfully inspect the harness to ensure safe use
  • Be able to use a safety harness safely

Course Outline

  • Working at Height Regulations 2005
  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • When to Use a Safety Harness
  • Risk Assessment
  • Using Safety Harnesses Safely
  • Hazards in the Use of a Safety harness
  • Practical Inspection and Fault Identification


On completion of the course delegates are awarded a certificate which complies with the recommendations of the Health and Safety commission approved code of practice. It is recommended that this course is refreshed every 3 years.


½ Day


We can offer courses on company premises for a maximum of 12 delegates.

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