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WH004: Equipment Inspection Competent Persons

Course Code

WH004

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Price

  • £366.50 + VAT
  • Lunch is included in the course price.

Who is this course for?

Employers, the self-employed, and any person that controls the issue of work at height equipment.

Prerequisites

Due to the physical nature of work at height candidates must have a reasonable level of fitness and will be required to complete a self-declaration of fitness to train. It is recommended that attendees have a good working knowledge of this type of equipment.

Candidates must be fluent in English and the minimum age is 18 years.

Course content

SUBJECTS COVERED:

To train Competent Persons to examine Fall Protection Equipment and related PPE in line with PPE92, PUWER98, LOLER98 and Working at Height Regulations 2005.

COURSE OUTCOMES:

  • Be proficient to thoroughly examine and inspect fall protection equipment currently used throughout industry and the Emergency Services in accordance with LOLER98 competent person’s stipulations.
  • Possess an understanding of current health and safety legislation in relation to height related equipment.
  • Possess working knowledge of EN and British Standards with regards to Working at Height equipment.
  • Have a detailed understanding of equipment inspection, maintenance and disposal documentation / procedures, as specified in Working at Height Regulations 2005.

Delivery method and assesment

Theory paper and practical examination.

Certification

Valid for 3 years

Duration

2 days

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