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Working at Height

Working at Height applies to a wide range of situations. This ranges from working on platforms, ladders, scaffolds or stages. It also includes working alongside deep trenches. One of the crucial things about working at height isn't how far you climb, but how far you may fall.

Falling doesn’t just refer to people falling from heights, it also applies to objects (equipment or materials.) This is due to the hazard posed to those below.

There are a number of legislations within health and safety that refer to working at height. Most emphasis being placed on the Work at Height Regulations 2005. These regulations place legal duties on both the employers and employees to assess, control and minimise risks and hazards from work at height.

The Working at Height online training course covers a variety of topics specific to working at height including the dangers, the regulations, the hierarchy of controls, assessing risk and much more.

This Working at Height online training course is approved by CPD service, IIRSM, and Gatehouse Awards. Our approved courses are owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

Course Title:
Working at Height
Health & Safety

Approx. 105 mins


Upon successful completion you will be able to download a certificate for printing.

Certified By:


  • Introducing Work at Height
  • The Dangers of Work at Height
  • The Work at Height Regulations
  • Summary of Duty Holder's Responsibilities
  • Employer's Responsibilities
  • The Hierarchy of Control
  • Avoiding Work at Height Wherever Possible
  • Prevent Risk of Falls
  • Minimise Consequences
  • The Risk Assessment
  • Course Summary

This course is for anyone either working at height, or anybody who employs someone working at height.

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%.

£27.50 per license (RRP £35)- You will need a separate license for each participant. If you require multiple licenses, more than 10, across any topics please contact us to find out about special offers.

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