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Harness Safe Use

Falls from height are the most common cause of fatal injury and the second most common cause of major injury to employees.

This course will provide any person who is involved with working at height with the knowledge and ability to correctly select don and remove the appropriate safety harness for differing environments.

The Course is specifically designed for any person who is involved with working at height.


Harness Safe Use FAQ


Half Day/Variable

Course Style

Knowledge and practical


On site


Knowledge & Skill assessment


HSE Regulations

Course Content

Accidents - causes and prevention.
Acts and Regulations as applicable.
PPE, Safe Systems Of Work
Risk assess for correct harness selection
User checks
Safe wearing of a harness 
Securing the harness (Body & Equipment)
Safe Storage of harness
Practical applications of the course content.
Correct operating techniques relative to working environment.
Safety & Application Knowledge Examination
Practical Skills Examination


The duration of the course will be dependant upon delegate numbers and their experience levels


In Company courses will be tailored to the working environment A Training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required.


By the end of this course the delegates will be able to:

Show an understanding of their legal duties.
Understand the limitations or otherwise of equipment available.
Select the correct harness for differing environments.
Understand fall arrest / fall restraint