PASMA – Work at Height (Essentials) Course

PASMA Work At Height Essentials Course

In today’s fast-paced construction and maintenance industries, safety is paramount. The ability to work at height safely and efficiently is a skill that’s in high demand. Our PASMA Work At Height Essentials Course, designed with industry standards in mind, offers comprehensive training for those looking to master the essentials of working at height.

Who is this course for?

This training is tailored for individuals who are involved in tasks that require working at elevated heights. Whether you’re a construction worker, maintenance technician, or even a site manager, this course will equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge. Moreover, if you’re aiming to enhance your professional credentials, this is the perfect opportunity.

Why choose our course?

First and foremost, our syllabus aligns with current industry benchmarks and proven methodologies. Additionally, our seasoned instructors are committed to providing practical exposure to every attendee. Additionally, our course not only focuses on safety but also emphasises efficiency and productivity. In essence, you’ll acquire the skills to operate safely while maintaining the integrity of the task you’re undertaking.

What does the course cover?

Our comprehensive training delves into the various aspects of working at height. Topics include:

  • Understanding the risks associated with heights.
  • Proper use and maintenance of equipment.
  • Emergency procedures and first aid.
  • Practical sessions for real-world application.

Duration, cost, certification

The course spans one day. As for the cost, we believe in offering value for money, ensuring that our pricing is competitive. Upon successful completion, participants will receive a recognised certification, validating their expertise in working at height.

Join our PASMA Work At Height Essentials Course today

Don’t let this chance slip by to enhance your abilities and understanding of safety. Enrolling in our course means investing in your future and ensuring a safer working environment for yourself and your colleagues. Why hesitate? Book your place now and pave the way for a safer future.

PASMA - Work at Height (Essentials) Course: Mobile Access Towers and Safety Compliance

Course Objectives:

The PASMA Work at Height (Essentials) Course is a half-day, classroom-based theory program designed to cover essential aspects of working at height, including current legislation, regulations, and guidance. The course focuses on the use of mobile access towers and offers insights into various forms of access equipment represented by member organizations of the Access Industry Forum (AIF). By completing this course, delegates can effectively comply with their duties under the Work at Height Regulations.

PASMA Work At Height Essentials Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Work at Height Essentials
  • Aims and Objectives of the PASMA Course
  • Identifying a Competent Person
  • Legislation Overview
  • Work at Height Regulations 2005
  • Safe and Unsafe Working Practices: Establishing secure workspaces, utilizing personal fall protection equipment, scaffolding, mobile access towers, MEWPs, suspended platforms, ladders, steps, fragile rooftops, and additional surfaces
  • Recognition of Common Hazardous Practices and Potential Dangers
  • Collective Fall Prevention and Protection
  • Inspection of Work Equipment Requirements
  • Falling Objects and Danger Areas
  • Industry Training Bodies
  • Written Work at Height Risk Assessment Exercise
  • Theoretical Assessment

Target Audience:

The PASMA Work at Height (Essentials) Course is ideal for those who need a comprehensive and well-structured introduction to the key safety issues and legal implications of working at height, especially individuals new to working at height.


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