Working at Heights

Use of ladders and portable scaffold.

PLEASE NOTE: We do not offer courses to non-Bangor University staff.

Who should participate?

Anyone who is using ladders / step ladders or portable scaffold in the course of their work.

The aim of the workshop

To provide information and guidance to allow individuals to work at height safely using the correct equipment.

Benefits of attending

At the end of the sesion you should be able to:

• Select the correct equipment for the job
• Undertake equipment inspections
• Set up and complete work at heights tasks in an appropriate manner

Content

Selecting suitable equipment – the right one for the job
Safe use of equipment – location – type – set up
Safe choice of equipment - steps, ladder, access tower scaffold
Inspection, checks and record keeping

Duration

2 hours


Learning Methods

Delivery is through presentation, demonstration and practical activities.


Assessment

This course is not assessed.


Course Dates

To organise a course for your College / Department or to attend a course please contact us on 3847 or email us at healthandsafety@bangor.ac.uk