Working at Height eLearning Course

The term ‘Working at Height’ applies to a wide range of situations ranging from the obvious, such as working on platforms, ladders, scaffolding or stages through to working alongside deep trenches. The crucial element about working at height is, that it’s not how far you climb, but how far a person, materials or equipment can fall, all of which are a risk to anyone below.

Working at Height eLearning training course

This eLearning course is ideal for people who undertake any work at height, or who employs people who regularly work at height.

Working at Height is covered by health and safety legislation, specifically the Work at Height Regulations 2005. These regulations impose legal duties on both employers and employees to assess, control and minimise risks and hazards from work at height.

Course Aims

By the end of this course, learners will:

  • Be able to define working at height.
  • Understand the dangers of working at height.
  • Know the legislation and duties of the duty holder, employer and employee.
  • Learn how to avoid working at height.
  • Comprehend how to prevent fall risk and minimising the consequences.
  • Understand the importance of Risk Assessments.

Course Detail

Approximate duration: 105 minutes

(Note: This duration is for guidance only and is based on the amount of video content shown. It does not account for either loading time or thinking time on the assessment questions).

The course consists of 11 online modules with questions at the end of each module.

IT System Requirements

  • Operating System: Windows XP/7/8, Mac OSX (10.6)
  • Browser: Chrome 20+, Firefox 28+, Internet Explorer 9, Safari for Mac 5+
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player 10+
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)
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1-9 Licenses £30
10+ Licenses £28
25+ Licenses £25
50+ Licenses £20
Prices are per license and exclude VAT.

Key benefits:

  • Approved by RoSPA
  • Available 24/7
  • No completion time restrictions
  • High quality video & audio
  • Friendly support team

Course suitable for:

Anyone who works at height. No previous training is required.

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The course consists of 11 online modules with questions at the end of each module.

You are given the chance to review all your answers at the end of each module before final submission and you will be given 3 attempts at each module to achieve a pass rate of 70%.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to download a certificate.


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