Statutory Inspection of Fall Protection Equipment

Course

This full day training course provides the core knowledge to correctly inspectsafety harness and associated fall protection equipment.

Course objectives

To provide competency for a delegate to carry out the statutory inspections togeneral items of fall protection equipment and accurately record the findings.

Who will benefit?

All those in your organisation involved in the use of fall prevention/protectionequipment for working at height.

Course content

  • This course incorporates the ANG1 course
  • Legislation / Guidance
  • Mechanics of a fall
  • Selection of fall protection equipment (includes common hazardsassociated with different equipment types) - includes practical exercise
  • Pre-use inspection - includes practical exercise
  • Anchor points and devices
  • Equipment failure videos
  • Pre-use inspection – includes practical exercise
  • Donning a harness - includes practical exercise
  • Storage, care and maintenance
  • Statutory inspections
  • Identifying faults and damage (practical assessment)
  • Theory test paper (multiple choice)
  • Training methods

    Lectures, printed course material, hands on equipment, practical exercise, andpre-use inspection exercise.

    Certification

    Successful delegate will receive a certificate on completion

    PPE requirements

    No requirements due to classroom based training.

    Course duration/Number of delegates

    The course is designed for up to 8 delegates at any one time and is held over onefull working day, typically 9:00 - 16:00