Height Safety Courses

US 23229/15757/17600  – $450 per trainee + GST
Refresher or US 23229 – $230 per trainee + GST

 

Purpose

Trainees undertaking this training will gain knowledge to enable them to work safely at height.
The training comprises of both theory and practical activities. The course will cover requirements under the Health and Safety in Employment (HSE) Act 1992 and HSE Regulations 1995 and Best Practice Guidelines for Working at Height.

ACT Safety Ltd pride themselves in being able to provide training to ensure competency for people to work at height safely.

Unit Standards:
Duration 16 hours
US 23229 Use a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height (prerequisite for 15757)  Level 3 Credits 4

US 15757 Use, install and disestablish proprietary fall arrest systems when working at height Level 3 Credits 4

US 17600 Explain safe work practices for working at heights Level 3 Credits 3

Learning Objectives (as per unit standard)

US 23229 Using a safety harness for personal fall prevention when working at height (pre-requisite for US 15757);

Trainees will receive instruction in how to;

  • identify hazards associated with the wearing of a safety harness and associated equipment.
  • Identify the different parts of a safety harness and how to check for faults associated with a harness and associated equipment.
  • Fit a harness in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions
  • Use a safety harness where a fall hazard exists at height
  • Implement a rescue plan in the event of a fall from height.
   


US 15757 Use, install and disestablish proprietary fall arrest systems when working at height

This course is designed for people who need to use proprietary fall arrest systems for safe access to complete work tasks at height.

 Trainees will receive instruction in how to;

  • identify anchor points and prepare to install a proprietary fall arrest systems;
  • install horizontal and vertical temporary proprietary fall arrest systems;
  • use proprietary fall arrest systems;
  • disestablish proprietary fall arrest systems.

 

Duration 8 hours
US 25045 Employ height safety equipment in the workplace Level 3 Credits 4


Optional US 17600 Explain safe work practices for working at heights Level 3 Credits 3

 


All unit standards will be loaded onto the NZQA framework at no extra charge.

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