NEW Safety Harness Training Course's
9 June 2003 Email this articleFrom the 1st July, our IPAF training centres will be running a new course on the correct use and examination of safety harness and fall arrest equipment. A half day course (theory) for users of safety harnesses, it covers the following areas; Legislation - Health & Safety at Work Act, Personal protective equipment regulations, CE Marking, EN Standards. Hazard analysis and risk assessment. The definition of the three categories for safe work at height, to include a look at the loads generated when working with mewps. Work restraint, Work position, Fall arrest. Certificates of conformability and traceability, Inspection and record keeping procedures, Limitations of use and when to retire from service, Strengths and characteristics of equipment and importance of rescue provision. Successful delegates will receive the internationally acknowledged PAL card and certificate. This course can be booked through Ewan Smith, our training co-ordinator, on 01444 881188. Course fees are £65.00 + £20.00 IPAF registration fee + VAT per person.