Working with Falling Protection
|Length:||1 day, including examination|
Training in brief
This practical training teaches your employees to expertly handle fall equipment on and around scaffolds. With proper fall equipment the - mostly serious - consequences of a fall are prevented.
Demonstrably safe work at height
Safe handling of hoisting- and lifting equipment demands the necessary knowledge and skills. With wrong or inexpert use comes a variety of risks. 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 ‘Working with Fall Equipment’ teaches your employees to expertly handle fall equipment on and around scaffolds. With proper fall equipment the - mostly serious - consequences of a falling are prevented. 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.
This training does not apply special entry requirements. It does, however, focuses specifically on candidates who work with fall equipment.
This training consists of theoretical lessons and practical exercises. The following components will be dealt with:
determine the initial situation by means of a relevant introductory exam;
do’s and don’ts of fall equipment;
why fall equipment;
fall equipment: types, aspects, parts, inspections;
adjusting and pulling on fall equipment;
inspection and maintenance;
choice of fall equipment;
practical exercises with fall equipment;
ARBO- and ARAB-legislation
Duration of training and exam
1 day, incl. examination.
The training is preferably held at your location, so that the practices are conducted with your own hoisting- and lifting equipment.
The training is held at the STE training locations in Barendrecht. If desired, we can provide this training at your location as well.
This training is only provided at request.
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