SC09 - Training
06 Dec 2010



Appendix 4



RoleInitial trainingRefresherFrequencyComments
Staff & tenants likely to work at height. 1 day½ day5 yearsTraining on the use of equipment and basic height awareness.
Courses available:DL - part of 1 day Manual Handling/Work at Height course
RAL - Pivotal, KO Training: Safe Working at Heights
Staff using fall arrest harnesses 1 day1 day5 years ​
Managers and supervisors of work at height 1 day½ day3 yearsTraining in the selection of equipment and the preparation of risk assessments and method statements
Courses available:Pivotal, Working at Height, Management and Supervisory Responsibilities.
SafeSite, Managing Height Safety
Permit to Work on Roofs Issuers As Managers above +  ½ dayAs Managers above +  ½ day2 yearsAdditional training in the general requirements for permit systems
Courses available:Pivotal - Permit to Work
Contractors N/AN/AN/ASTFC should ensure that all contractors are competent e.g. by use of relevant competence certification schemes.
Contact: Baker, Gareth (STFC,DL,COO)