This advanced course covers NZQA Unit Standards 23229, 15757 and 17600. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the legal requirements, guide you through the inspection of various fall arrest systems, ropes and knots. With our purpose build indoor training facility, we provide practical scenarios that will focus on installation of proprietary height safety systems, anchor points, rescue plans and restraint systems. This course also cover any hazards associated with scaffolds, EWP, walkways, ramps and stairways.

Working at Heights - Advanced 

NZQA 23229 - Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height - Level 3, 4 Credits

NZQA 15757 - Use, install, and disestablish proprietary fall arrest systems when working at height - Level 4, 4 Credits

NZQA 17600 - Explain safe work practices for working at heights - Level 3, 3 Credits

 

Heights Safety PRE-REQUISITE: 

Unit Standard 23229 is the pre-requisite unit before you can obtain Unit Standard 15757.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height.

  • Identifying anchor points and prepare to install a proprietary fall arrest systems for safety at height.

  • Installing horizontal and vertical temporary proprietary fall arrest systems while working at height.

  • Using proprietary fall arrest systems.

  • Disestablishing proprietary fall arrest systems.

  • Explaining the legislative requirements associated with working at heights.

  • Explaining the systems suitable for working at heights.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of hazards associated with wearing a safety harness and associated equipment.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of safety harnesses and associated systems and equipment.

  • Check and fit a safety harness system.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the rescue plan to be activated in the event of a fall.

  • Identify the common types of height safety equipment in the workplace.

  • Use height safety equipment and plan rescue techniques and emergency procedures for working at height.

Working at Heights Refresher 

The criteria for refresher courses remain the same as previously, the learner must already hold the Unit Standards they are refreshing.  Heights Safety Refresher training is not a legal requirement; however, it is strongly recommended to ensure compliance with the Health & Safety Legislation and its industry "good practice" guidelines.

It is generally seen as good work practice to refresh these unit standards every 2 years.  Duration of this course is 4 hours and will cover the unit Standards and a practical exercise to reinforce the trainee's knowledge on working at heights correctly.  (The practical exercise can be replaced with our Workplace verifier process - This process is simple; a workplace verifier confirms the competency of the learner performing the tasks being refreshed by completing our Attestation form).

If you prefer we come to you, contact our office on 0800 270 959 to discuss your onsite requirement or if you need more information on our Working at heights refresher courses.

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Working at Heights - Advanced 

NZQA 23229 - Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height - Level 3, 4 Credits

NZQA 15757 - Use, install, and disestablish proprietary fall arrest systems when working at height - Level 4, 4 Credits

NZQA 17600 - Explain safe work practices for working at heights - Level 3, 3 Credits

 

Heights Safety PRE-REQUISITE: 

Unit Standard 23229 is the pre-requisite unit before you can obtain Unit Standard 15757.

Key Learning Outcomes:

  • Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height.

  • Identifying anchor points and prepare to install a proprietary fall arrest systems for safety at height.

  • Installing horizontal and vertical temporary proprietary fall arrest systems while working at height.

  • Using proprietary fall arrest systems.

  • Disestablishing proprietary fall arrest systems.

  • Explaining the legislative requirements associated with working at heights.

  • Explaining the systems suitable for working at heights.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of hazards associated with wearing a safety harness and associated equipment.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of safety harnesses and associated systems and equipment.

  • Check and fit a safety harness system.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the rescue plan to be activated in the event of a fall.

  • Identify the common types of height safety equipment in the workplace.

  • Use height safety equipment and plan rescue techniques and emergency procedures for working at height.

Working at Heights Refresher 

The criteria for refresher courses remain the same as previously, the learner must already hold the Unit Standards they are refreshing.  Heights Safety Refresher training is not a legal requirement; however, it is strongly recommended to ensure compliance with the Health & Safety Legislation and its industry "good practice" guidelines.

It is generally seen as good work practice to refresh these unit standards every 2 years.  Duration of this course is 4 hours and will cover the unit Standards and a practical exercise to reinforce the trainee's knowledge on working at heights correctly.  (The practical exercise can be replaced with our Workplace verifier process - This process is simple; a workplace verifier confirms the competency of the learner performing the tasks being refreshed by completing our Attestation form).

If you prefer we come to you, contact our office on 0800 270 959 to discuss your onsite requirement or if you need more information on our Working at heights refresher courses.

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