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Working at Height - Roof Worker Course
Course Title: Roof Worker

Location: Oldham, Greater Manchester

Duration: One day

Overview: During this course those attending are provided with the essential practical and theoretical information needed in order to safely access rooftop sites. Candidates are taught to identify and deal with hazards and risks commonly associated with this type of work, training will also cover the correct use of personal fall protection equipment (PFPE) such as harnesses, lanyards, restraint ropes etc. and is compliant with current work at height and general health and safety legislation.

Maximum Attendance: Twelve

Content:
  • Health and safety legislation
  • Dangers of work at height
  • Assessments of hazards and risks commonly found on rooftops
  • Collective fall protection methods and equipment
  • Introduction to RF found on rooftops (duration 15-20 minutes)
  • Dealing with syncope (suspension trauma) - awareness only
  • How to fit PFPE, It's characteristics and limitations
  • Inspection care and disposal requirements for PFPE
  • Restraint, positioning and fall arrest techniques
  • Anchor point selection
  • Checking of eye bolts and horizontal fixed wire systems
  • Practical climbing of fixed ladders using twin lanyards
  • Practical restraint and fall arrest techniques on rooftops
  • Equipment handling of light loads to a maximum 20kg
  • Safety with tools and equipment when working at roof edges
Certification: All candidates will receive a certificate valid for three years.

Further Information: Please contact us.
 
Course List

IPAF
1a - Static Vertical
1b - Static Boom
3a - Mobile Vertical
3b - Mobile Boom
PAV - Push Around Vertical
H - Harness

PASMA
Mobile Towers
Supervisor's Access Tower Inspection
Work at Height Essentials
Low Level Access

Work at Height
Ladders & Stepladders
Harness Awareness & Inspection
Roof Worker
Work at Height Manager
Fall Protective Equipment Inspector
Rope Rescue

General Construction
Manual Handling
Method Statements & Risk Assessments
CSCS Card Test Preparation

 

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