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IPAF Harness Use and Inspection (H)

Course Description

This course provides harness training for people who use MEWPs (Mobile Elevated Work Platforms).  It does not qualify someone to become ‘company inspector’ of the equipment.


Course Registration - 8am

  • Course introduction
  • Harness Safety awareness and theory talk
  • Theory test
  • Harness introduction and familiarisation
  • Practical test
  • Course evaluation
  • Question and answer session
  • Course finish

Average course length is four hours, dependent on the trainee's experience. Courses can take place at one of our dedicated training centres, and we can also provide on-site training if suitable facilities are available.

A half-day course (theory) for users of safety harnesses covers the following areas:

- Legislation including the Health and Safety at Work Act, Personal protective equipment regulations, CE Marking, EN Standards. Hazard analysis and risk assessment.

- The definition of the three categories for safe work at height, to include a look at the loads generated when working with MEWPs. Work restraint, work position, and fall arrest.

- Certificates of conformability and traceability, inspection and record-keeping procedures, limitations of use and when to retire from service, strengths and characteristics of equipment and importance of rescue provision.

Delegates will be assessed with a theory test and practical fitting and inspecting at the end of the course. Successful candidates will receive a certificate. 

For more information on this course please call us on 0345 366 4755 and ask for the training manager.

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