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Working at Height

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This Working at Height online training course provides employers and employees with the knowledge and understanding required to be able to work safely at height and learn how to assess and control the risks.

Course Duration: 60 minutes

Working at height means working in any place that is a risk of falling and sustaining injury if the appropriate precautionary measures are not taken. this can include working on ladders, roofs, balconies, scaffolding etc. Working at height is one of the main causes of fatalities and major injuries in the UK, accounting for nearly 3 in 10 fatal injuries to workers.

Throughout this certified training, learners will look at the dangers associated with working at height and how you can safely minimise the risk of injury by following the correct health and safety procedures set out by your employer.

Our online learning courses are fully certified and designed to the highest standard with clear images, videos, quizzes and diagrams to ensure all delegates have a clear understanding of the topic they are learning. With the appropriate training and safety control measures, the level of risk to workers can be significantly contained.


Course Content

Module 1 - Course Aims & Learning OutcomesWhy is it important to know about working at height, Course aims & learning outcomes, Associated risks and responsibilities
Module 2 - Key regulations & LegislationKey legislation, The main responsibilities of employers, Key responsibilities of employees, Risk assessment structure
Module 3 - The Key HazardsRoofs, Deterioration of Materials, Unprotected Edges, Access Equipment, Weather, Falling Materials
Module 4 - Risk Control: The Hierarchy Of Control MeasuresThe hierarchy of control measures, Guard rails, Restraint systems, Safety nets and soft landing systems, Fall restraint, Fall arrest
Module 5 - Access EquipmentInspection of access equipment, Ladders and step ladders, Trestles, Fixed scaffolds, Mobile tower scaffolds, Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs

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How should take this Working at Height online course?

This online course is suitable for any person that works at height. 

This can include the following roles, but is not limited to:

  • Window and gutter cleaners
  • Shelf stacking
  • Construction work 
  • Scaffolders
  • Roofers

Aims and Learning Outcomes

The aim of this course is to provide our delegates with the necessary knowledge to work safely at a height, whilst gaining a better understanding of the safety measures to be followed.

By increasing awareness of the risks involved in working at height, delegates will be able to perform their roles in a responsible and safer manner.

By the end of this course, delegates will have an increased knowledge about:

  • The key risks and hazards involved with working at height
  • The main laws and regulations governing working at height
  • The hierarchy of control measures
  • The ways to prevent or reduce risks associated with working at height
  • Safe use of equipment

Our online courses

All of our online courses are made of comprehensive learning materials, in-depth content with high quality videos and images to provide you with an engaging, interactive learning experience. 

They can be taken on any device that can access the internet, and all of our courses have a full audio voiceover and are fully online with no time limits.


All our courses are certified by the CPD Certification Service, as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. This allows us to be consistent in providing recognised courses of the highest quality.

All of our courses include a quality assured certificate, downloadable and ready to print at your convenience, on completion of the final assessment. We also provide a link that can be forwarded to employers to verify your certification, and provide evidence for compliance and audit.

Certificates do not have an expiry date, however, based on the industry best practice guidelines, the recommended period for renewal of this training is 1 year.


During this online course you may encounter a few brief in-course questions that are designed solely to maximise user engagement and reinforce your learning throughout. These in-course features aren’t marked and, therefore, won’t affect your final assessment score.

Once you have completed the course, you will be asked to answer a selection of multiple choice questions with a pass rate of 100% for the final assessment. Don’t worry if you don’t pass! You will have unlimited attempts to retake the assessment and achieve a 100% pass rate, at no extra cost. Answers are marked automatically, so you will instantly know if you have passed, or whether you have to re-take the test before you can access your certificate. 

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