Authorised Person Working At Height (APWH)

£810 + VAT
3 Days
On-siteSlough and York.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course meets the main requirements of MoD JSP 375, Chapter 7, and many other similar safety rules and procedures. On completion of the course, you will have the requisite knowledge to be able to identify and advise on typical working at height activities, and the associated risks. You will also be able to check the competency of operatives, the quality of their equipment, and ensure that the correct control measures and safety documentation is in place prior to issuing a permit for work to be carried out.
Who is This Course For?
This is for those who have been selected for training to become an Authorised Person (Working at Height). This position has the responsibilities to implement, manage and control all aspects of working at height operations, ensuring that a safe system of work is in place.
  • Overview of Health and Safety and statutory regulations
  • Introduction to Chapter 7 and Scope and limitations of Chapter 7
  • Management Arrangements (Hierarchy of Control Measures)
  • Roles and duties
  • Assessment, appointment, auditing and monitoring
  • Climbing teams and authorised climbers
  • Personal protective equipment and respiratory protective equipment
  • Operating procedures (safety documentation) | rooftop working (HSG33)
  • Chapter 27- Preventing Falls and Falling Objects
  • Safety Documentation worked examples and scenario
There are no additional requirements prior to attending this course.

Upcoming Course Dates
Monday, 1st June 2020
End date: Wednesday, 3rd June 2020
Monday, 7th December 2020
End date: Wednesday, 9th December 2020

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