NPORS Safe Working at Height (N404) Training

Course Objectives

It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities when working at height
Be able to define height work and identify the hazards of work above ground level and outline the general requirements necessary to control them
Be able to identify accident causation in work at height
Have an appreciation of planning and organisation of work at height
Set up exclusion zone explaining actions required for emergency actions, identifying any overhead hazards
Identify and maintain PPE appropriate for safe working at height use
Demonstrate working at height and explain all safety issues that could arise

Who should attend?

For those who are preparing to carry out Work at Heights, safely, within the work place, preparing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), using equipment safely, following procedures and dealing with emergencies.

Course Outline

Prepare to work at height safely
Enter and exit from height safely
Prepare and use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) in accordance with manufacturer’s specification ( including harnesses)
Use equipment and tools safely and in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions
Follow procedures and work safely
Deal with emergencies
Use appropriate behaviour for working at height
Use appropriate knowledge for working at height
Apply relevant statuary and industry standards for working at height

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