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PPE Competent Person

Course Code WAH07

Course Cost: Price on application

Forthcoming Course Dates

Training Course Information

This course has been designed for people issued with Personal Protective Equipment for work at height to carry out pre-use inspections for safe condition before use.

Date of Next Course: TBC

Venue: TBC

Duration: Two Days

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Course Benefits

Course equipment for work at height (collectively called Personal Fall Protection Equipment) must, under UK regulations, know how to carry out pre-use inspections to ensure its safe condition before use. At the end of the course, delegates will be able to complete pre-use check on equipment, in a systematic manner and according to manufacturers’ instructions and Inspect items of equipment including safety harnesses, using an inspection sheet, according to the equipment standard.

Legislation and management systems:

  • CE Marking and Standards
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER)
  • Product marking
  • Record keeping
  • Certificates of conformity
  • Disposal of failed items

Equipment inspection and selection:

  • Inspection techniques
  • Failure criteria
  • Common failures
  • Obsolescence

Care, maintenance and storage on the following:

  • Ropes
  • Harnesses
  • Connectors
  • Slings/anchor strops
  • Descenders
  • Back up devices
  • Energy absorbing/work positioning lanyards