KeySkills Training

Roof Safety Course

Height & Roof Safety Training


KSE’s 20+ years of site experience and extensive height safety knowledge base has provided us with a thorough understanding of the inherent risks involved in rooftop work activities. This has allowed HSE to create KeySkills Training to provide relevant and practical solutions to your height training requirements. This is a hands on practical.

All KST training follows acts, regulations, HSE ACOPs and guidance from:

  • Working At Height Regulations 2005
  • BS 8437:2005+A1:2012 Code of practice for the selection, use and maintenance of fall protection systems and equipment for use in the workplace
  • BS 8454:2006 Code of practice for the delivery of training and education for work at height and rescue
  • HSE Working At Height Guidance INDG401
  • HSG 33

Course Content

Theory

Accident statistics relating to falls from height.

Regulations and legal requirements.

HASAWA 1974

WAHR 2005

  • What is ‘work at height’?
  • Does this apply to you?
  • Hierarchy of measures
  • Principles
  • Responsibilities
  • Planning
  • Weather
  • Site
  • Equipment
  • Inspections
  • Fragile Surfaces
  • Falling Objects
  • Interface with Public

Outline of working at height risk assessments and safe systems of work, including Identifying further risks and hazards.

Suspension trauma

  • What is it?
  • Timeframes
  • Conscious/unconscious casualties

Competent person’s inspections and the importance of supporting literature.

Lifespans of webbing products and cultivating "NO BLAME" culture for the use/maintenance of Harnesses.

Correct selection of equipment

  • Fall prevention
  • Fall restraint
  • Fall Arrest

Fall Factor Limits

Safe Access - Ladders

A B C D

Anchorage

  • Types
  • Eyebolt
  • Mansafe
  • Dead Weight Anchor
  • Correct Usage
  • Maintenance
  • Pre-use checks

Body

  • Harness
  • Correct usage
  • Maintenance
  • Pre use checks

Connectors

  • Types
  • EN355 Fall Arrest Lanyards (Mansafe)
  • EN354 Fixed Lanyards (MEWP)
  • Restraint lines
  • SRL
  • Correct usage
  • Maintenance
  • Pre use checks

Descent

  • Rescue Plans
  • Types
  • PRD
  • Correct usage
  • Maintenance
  • Pre-use checks

Assessment of onsite PPE adequacy

Multiple Choice Assessment

Feedback forms

Course duration approx 3-4 hrs


OPENING HOURS

Mon to Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat and Sun: Closed


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ADDRESS

Keysecure Safety Equipment Ltd
12 Lister St
Nuneaton
CV11 4NX

CONTACT INFO

Email: sales@kseltd.co.uk

Tel: 024 7637 4888

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