Working with safety lines A
|Length:||2 days, including examination|
Training in brief
This practical training teaches your employees to work safely and responsibly with safety lines, in order to prevent accidents due to bad or wrongfully used safety lines.
Demonstrably safe work at height
Safe handling of safety lines demands the necessary knowledge and skills, especially because safety lines are frequently used in inaccessible places. 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 basic training ‘Working with Safety Lines A’ teaches your employees to work safely and responsibly with safety lines, in order to prevent accidents due to bad or wrongfully used safety lines. The achieved certificate is your proof of an employee who meets the requirements according to the Scaffolding directive.
STE provides this training in cooperation with Height Specialists, specialized in Rope Access techniques.
Exam for STE-certificate
The training is completed with an exam. Graduated candidates receive a STE-certificate.
This training consists of theoretical lessons and practical exercises. The following components will be dealt with:
dangers of working at height;
types of lines;
choice of safety line;
inspection, use, maintenance and storing of safety lines;
durability of safety lines;
the safety line;
terms: ascending, descending, positioning;
Duration of training and exam
2 days, incl. examination. (theory and practice)
The training is held at STE;s training location in Barendrecht, or at the training location of Height Specialist in Bergschenhoek.
This training is only provided at request.
Graduates who meet the right work experience requirements, can, if desired, continue with the following advanced courses:
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