Working At Height Online course
Falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and major injuries, often from ladders and through fragile roofs. The Working at Height Regulations 2005 are there to try and prevent death and injury from a fall from height.
Work at height means work in any place where, if there were no precautions in place, a person could fall a distance liable to cause injury. There is no minimum height restriction to classify work as being ‘at height’ and people who do so must have the necessary skills, knowledge and experience.
This is a general awareness course for employees and employers covering all aspects of ladder safety. The course is designed to satisfy the training and awareness requirements of relevant legislation and regulations including the Working at Height Regulations 2005 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. It also meets the requirements of CHAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLline, Exor and other SSIP registrations plus HSE safety training requirements.
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This course is available in the following bundle deals:
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The course comprises 3 interactive modules and a final assessment. Links to recommended reading and additional resources may be provided within the training modules. These links are not mandatory and will not be tested for in the final assessment.
It takes approximately 35 minutes to complete the course in full. This can be spread out over multiple sessions or completed in a single session. There is no time limit for completion.
All candidates must complete a multiple choice assessment after working through the training material. The candidate will be asked 12 multiple choice questions, randomly chosen from a larger question pool, and need to answer a minimum of 9 correctly to pass. Candidates will be given instant feedback after completing the assessment stating whether they have passed or failed. The assessment can be re-taken as many times as is required to pass at no additional cost.
Accreditation and certification
Successful candidates will receive a RoSPA approved certificate and 0.5 CPD credits.
This e-learning course only provides awareness education. Face to face training would be needed in addition in order to complete the all round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.
All of our courses, systems and services have been registered to the internationally recognised ISO 9001:2015 quality standard. Quality Management Systems Ltd (QMS) made this prestigious award and all of our certificates bear their registration mark, giving assurance that the training and assessment was completed with a quality registered organisation.
This online working at height course will help organisations meet their legal obligations and provide candidates with a thorough awareness of the dangers associated with working at height activities involving the use of ladders and stepladders and the management and control measures required to control the risks.
After completing the course, candidates will:
Understand the risks associated with working at height activities;
Have knowledge of the legal and regulatory framework that underpins working at height activities;
Be aware of the methods required to assess the risk from working off ladders and stepladders;
Have knowledge of safe use of ladders and stepladders.
This online course is a general awareness course for employees and employers operating in a low risk working environment such as offices, shops and factories where the infrequent use of access equipment such as ladders or stepladders may be required to perform a short duration activity at height. The course is designed to satisfy the training and awareness requirements of relevant legislation and regulations including the Working at Height Regulations 2005 and the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
This course can be use by people working in high risk environments as a general introduction alongside suitable supplementary, hazards specific training.
Bulk purchases / purchasing for others
After a successful purchase you will be automatically taken to our registration process. Here you create your learner(s) and assign the course(s) to them so that they can start training immediately. If you do not know all the learner details - no problem, you can return later and create the learners when it suits you. The system automatically creates an admin group of your learners, this means you can access your learner accounts to obtain certificates or schedule reports on the progress of your group, useful for Health & Safety audits or Registration to organisations such as CHAS, SMAS, SafeContractor, ConstructionLine etc or site access when certificates are required.
If this all sounds too complicated feel free to contact us, we are more than happy to enrol you or your colleagues on your behalf.
We know how difficult it can be choosing online training, we have been there ourselves! That is why we are giving free access to all our health and safety training courses (excluding exams) so you can try them out and satisfy yourself with the quality.
We know that when something looks too good to be true, there's often a catch. There are no catches, we simply want to give you a more informed choice. Email us with your requirements and we will set you up.
A Social Enterprise training provider
The aim of Commodious Training is simple - to provide cost effective health, safety and compliance training for SME’s and charities. We want to promote a “why not” attitude towards training, and hopefully help promote better health, safety and food hygiene throughout the UK.
As a Social Enterprise, we re-invest much of our profits back into social and environmental concerns. So as well as getting fantastic value training, you will also help make a difference.
Features and benefits
Complete your training in your own time. When you purchase one of our courses you are given access to our learning portal for 12 months, giving you plenty of time to complete your training.
Work through the course at your own speed. Our system continuously logs your progress so you can return to where you left off at any time.
Download your own RoSPA or ConCEST approved certificate. When you pass a course assessment you will instantly receive a pdf certificate of achievement.
Set up learner groups to track learner progress and view certificates. Perfect for companies and teams and its free of charge.