ROOFTOP SAFETY TRAINING COURSE
NB: Breaks for refreshments are included in this overall total
This 1 day Rooftop Safety course has been specifically designed for those who work at height on roofs. Course attendees will learn how to work safely on a range of roof types – including flat, pitched and fragile roofs. This course also covers working safely on ladders, access and egress routes, fall prevention, fall arrest systems and all relevant PPE for working at height.
The practical elements of this course are taught on purpose-built roof training facilities.
Due to the nature of the training course and the emphasis placed on communication, there is only a provision for the assessments to be undertaken in English. Therefore, candidates for this type of training must be able to understand and speak the English language.
This course has been designed to provide candidates with the knowledge and practical skills to work on rooftops safely.
The practical elements of this course will cover:
- Access systems
- Fall prevention
- Fall arrest systems
- PPE for working at height (inc. pre-use checks, adjustments etc.)
- How to safely use various fall protection systems
- Safe ladder ascent and decent
The theory elements of this course will cover:
- Working at height regulations and other relevant legislation
- Risk assessments, hazards and control measures
This course also covers a general overview of MEWPS, mobile and fixed scaffolding.
To view the full course timetable click here.
This training course is taught by highly experienced instructors – who have complete regulated training and assessor awards in working at height.
Most of our instructors have real-life experience working in hazardous conditions or in rescue situations. This unique insight helps them deliver training in an engaging and memorable way.
Course delegates are continually assessed throughout training – and candidates must also pass a short multiple-choice paper.
On successful completion of the course, candidates will receive an MRS Training & Rescue certificate.
MRS Training & Rescue Certification lasts for 3 years.
1 trainer to 12 candidates
- Theory training
1 trainer to 6 candidates
- Practical training