New European Directive: Safe Work at Height; selecting the Right Work Equipment
|Length:||1 day, including examination|
Training in brief
This training teaches employees to select the appropriate work equipment to work safely at height, based on the new European directive.
Demonstrably safe work at height
Safe work at height demands a thorough selection of the right working equipment. Wrong choices may have serious consequences. As employer, you are legally required to deploy the right working equipment for the activities in your organisation and make specially trained employees responsible for the selection hereof. Also, you must be able to prove that these employees are verified in their expertise. When it cannot be demonstrated that your employees possess the proper knowledge and skills, you will risk a substantial fine.
Goal of the training
The training ‘New European Directive: Safe Work at Height; selecting the Right Working Equipment’ provides candidates with all the information to select the right working equipment to work safe at height, according to the new European directive. The achieved certificate is your proof of an employee who meets the requirements according to the Scaffolding directive.
Exam for STE-certificate
The training is completed with an exam. Graduated candidates receive a STE-certificate.
For this training, no special requirements are applied. However, the training does focus specifically on individuals who are responsible for the selection of working equipment, like executives, appointed employees and Arbo-coördinators.
During the training, the following components will be dealt with:
set up protocols for the organisation regarding legal obligations, according to flowsheets;
assessment of company risks;
- selecting the right working equipment to work safely at height.
Duration of training and exam
1 day, incl. examination.
The training is held at one of the STE-training locations in Barendrecht, Mierlo, Terneuzen or Groningen. If desired, we will provide the training at your location.
This training is only provided at request.