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Falls from height remain one of the most common causes of workplace injuries and fatalities.

Employers and employees need to ensure that they comply with the relevant regulations and legislation to keep themselves and others safe, by successfully understanding and dealing with working at height risk and control measures.

The course includes the Work at Height Regulations 2005, hazards and risk, risk assessments and control measures and how to use equipment safely.

Anyone who works at height is required to take training and it is the employer’s duty to ensure this training is provided. This course is for anyone working at height.

Course content

Modules you will cover in this Working at Height Online Training online training:
Module 1 - An introduction to working at height - In this module you will look at hazards at work, falls, common injuries, consequences of fall accidents and a working at heights policy.
Module 2 - Legislation and responsibilities -  In this module you will look at different legislation, consultation with employees, RIDDOR and fall statistics.
Module 3 - How to undertake a risk assessment - In this module you will look at risk management, hazards and risks, likelihood and severity of risk, risk control hierarchy and barriers.
Module 4 - Types of equipment and safe usage - In this module you will look at roof work, vehicles, overhead cables, mobile elevated work platforms, mobile tower scaffolds and scaffolding.
Module 5 - Safe use of ladders and maintenance - In this module you will look at types of equipment, types of ladders, ladder stabilising devices, pre-use checklists, planning, securing, carrying and setting up ladders and safe ascending and descending.
Module 6 - PPE and emergency response procedures - In this module you will look at planning, personal protective equipment (PPE), testing, servicing and examination of equipment, environmental factors and emergency procedures.


Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified. This is done by the CPD certification Service. They have been inspected by an independent assessor and meet national standards.

Is this course right for me?

• You want content delivered online.

• You want a course that you can complete at your own pace.

• You want access to course material and additional resources for 1 year.

• You want access for 24 hours a day.

• You want to print your own CPD certificate upon completion.  

Remember, if you need to purchase multiple courses you may be eligible for a discount. Contact us to see how we can help you.


  • Fully online course with assessment at the end of each module

  • CPD certified by the CPD certification Service

  • CPD certificate available to download upon completion

  • Audio option (read aloud)

  • Optional learner file resource

  • Approximate 2.5 hour duration

Optional Formal Accreditation

Most of our courses have the option for formal accreditation through AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group.

What does this mean?

Whilst all of our courses are CPD certified as standard, formal accreditation is done through a National Awarding Body.

What level are the courses?

The majority of our courses are all at a level 2.

How many credits does this course quality for?

This course is a single credit value.

Do I need to do any extra work?

You will be required to compete a learner file which is available once logged in. This is an enabled PDF so you can type your answer in. You will upload this in your learning area along with your learner registration form. We will then mark your learner file and provide feedback. 

Once this is complete we will put a request in to AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group for your formal certificate.

How do I get my formal certificate?

This will be posted out to you once we receive it from the awarding body. It is sent recorded delivery.