Key Learning Points:
- How to prepare to work at height, including risk assessments
- How to select the correct equipment for the job
- How to visually inspect and prepare your equipment
- How to safely use kick stools
- How to safely use ladders and stepladders
Working at height carries a high risk of accidents and injuries. Whether you use a ladder daily or a kick stool once a month, you need to know what steps to take to stay safe.
Our Working at Height Essentials course guides you through the planning stage of jobs conducted at height and explains the way to select, prepare and use the right equipment for the task at hand.
For a more in-depth treatment of the topic, see our Working at Height Advanced course.
- Course duration: 25 minutes
- Multiple-choice question assessment
- Certificate on completion
- Links to resources and further reading
Who Should Take This Course?
Anybody who works at height, either regularly for their role or occasionally, can benefit from training.
- Construction workers
- Painters and decorators
- Forestry staff
- Warehouse workers
- Cleaning staff
Learners are assessed via multiple-choice questions about working at height. They must achieve a mark of 80% or above to pass. Everybody who reaches the pass mark receives a certificate.
Do you think you have a solid grounding in working safely at height? Test your knowledge by answering multiple-choice questions on the safe use of ladders, stepladders and kick stools and how to safely plan and execute your tasks at height.
2 Ways of Purchasing
You can purchase our courses individually or for even better value you can purchase the complete range of Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Management courses in one neat bundle.
1. Individual Licenses
If you buy courses on an individual bases you pay a price per learner, per course per year. You can run these courses on your own LMS if Xapi/SCORM compliant or you can take them.
2. Complete Bundle
Buy all of the Compliance, Health and Safety or Performance Management courses in one great value package and receive unlimited benefits.
1. Individual Pricing
|Number of Learners||Cost (per year)
|1 - 10||29 / per learner|
|11 - 20||25 / per learner|
|21 - 50||20 / per learner|
|51 - 100||15 / per learner|
|101 - 150||10 / per learner|
Exchange rates are updated regularly but are only intended as a guide.
2. Complete Bundle Pricing
If you buy all the Compliance, Health & Safety or Performance Management in a complete bundle, all features come as standard, no matter the size of your organisation!
|Number of Learners||Cost (per year)
|1 - 100||30 / per learner|
|101 - 200||25 / per learner|
|201 - 300||21 / per learner|
|301 - 400||18 / per learner|
|401 - 500||15 / per learner|
|501 - 750||12.50 / per learner|
|751 - 1000||10 / per learner|
|1001 - 2500||8 / per learner|
|2501 - 5000||6 / per learner|
|5000 - 10,000||5 / per learner|
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The Importance of Working at Height Training
It comes as no surprise that falls are a leading cause of workplace injuries – even resulting in fatalities. The human costs of avoiding proper training for work at height can be devastating.
It's important to ensure any employee working at height has been trained and that suitable control measures are in place to reduce the risk of a fall. More than just best practice, training for working at height is a legal requirement in many countries.
If you have any questions that are not covered here, please get in touch.