Course Descriptionworking at heights

This Working at Heights course,  which is delivered and certified by an accredited RTITB (Road Transport Industry Training Board) Instructor, provides participants with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to be able to use ladders and stepladders safely in the workplace, successfully deal with working at height risks and control measures, and includes an understanding of how to undertake a working at height risk assessment to effectively control and manage risks, how to use access equipment safely and how to ensure that they can reduce their risk of falls from height.

Course Content 

  • Legislation Governing Working at Heights
  • Selecting Ladders
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safe Use of Ladders
  • Openings/Edge Protection
  • Roof Work/Fragile surfaces
  • Care and Storage of Ladders

Who Should Attend

  • Any person involved in a workplace environment where the use of ladders or stepladders is part of their working duties.


  • Practical Assessment during course by Tutor.

Entry Requirements

Participants must:

  • have a good understanding of both written and verbal English.
  • be 16 years of age or over.
  • bring photo ID with them.
  • wear Safety Boots.
  • bring the appropriate PPE (Tutor can provide these if necessary) – Hard Hat; Hi-Vis Vest.

Course Summary

Duration:              6 Hours

Accreditation:    Carnew Training & Consultancy In-house Certificate

Validity:                Certificate is valid for 3 years

Cost:                      €80.00 per person

(May Qualify for DSP Funding – Please enquire for further details)

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