IOSH Training for Rope Access Supervisors 18th and 19th of December

Safety Management in the Rope Access and Work at Height Industry Syllabus   Aims: To establish a benchmark health and safety competence for those Managers and Supervisors who are responsible for rope access and work at height projects. The course aims to address those areas of competence that are detailed in the IRATA ICOP and ISO 22846, and that are not currently addressed by the IRATA Level 3 training scheme. Particular emphasis will be on planning work, to ensure that candidates are meeting their legal requirements and can follow established best practice.   Prior knowledge: IRATA Level 3 (a pre-requisite for an IRATA Level 3 is at least 2 years industrial work at height experience); or, a manager or supervisor with at least 3 years industrial work at height experience Objectives: Develop candidate understanding of relevant legislation Develop a working knowledge of Plan, Do, Check, Act management framework Develop a working knowledge of work at height hazards Develop candidate ability to recognise common hazards and apply suitable control measures Develop candidate ability to analyse a range of work at height situations and create the ALARP work solution   Course modules: Introducing Safety Management in the Rope Access and Work at Height Industry Work at height and the law Risk Management (Plan) Work at height in practice: selection of methods and developing a safe method of work (Plan/Do) Managing the work (Do) Reviewing the effectiveness of workplace safe system of work arrangements (Check) Continual improvement (Act) Assessment method:   Formative assessment: will be used throughout the course, with candidates completing exercises and tasks in the student workbook, and being provided...

New training centre

High Q UK will be saying a fond farewell to the training centre in Elland once the course is finished next week. We are moving 3 miles down the M62 to Brighouse, and have a team hard at work setting up a new venue in an old mill space. More news to follow… For anyone interested in travelling a little further afield, High Q have recently opened a new venue in Yokohama, Japan. Not that we expect many of our revalidation candidates from the North of England to head to Japan, but you never know 🙂...
IRATA training

IRATA training

Every day’s a school day. Just been shown this neat pull-thru arrangement by one of this weeks Level 3 IRATA Training candidates.