HSE Courses

HSE Courses

Working at Height and rescue from Height

Course Overview : This course will help learner to identify the regulations and standards that focus on preventing fall related incidents applicable to working at heights.


2 days programme

Objective : Learner will develop the ability to demonstrate the ability to identify potential risks when working at heights and measures to prevent and control them.


  • Introduction
  • Sense of obligations/Role or Responsibilities
  • Risk and Risk Assessment
  • Legislative and work place procedures
  • Hazards associated with working at height
  • Conduct and document a risk assessment
  • Select, inspect and work within the limitations of portable ladders and Platforms
  • Safe working requirements for working with scaffold, edge protection and
  • elevating work platforms
  • Selection and use of fall injury prevention systems
  • Anchors and attachment devices
  • Rescue Planning
  • Use of Protective gears
  • The hierarchy of controls when carrying out work at height legislation,
  • Understand emergency preparedness and rescue provision,
  • Understand the implications of suspension trauma and the importance of rescue provision,
  • Use of self-relief technique during harness suspension trauma situations,
  • Harness inspection and fitness,
  • Demonstrate casualty management and the application of temporary aids,
  • Using of Rescue Kit,
  • Simulated rescue a suspended casualty using of rescue kit.

Accreditation Body : KHDA & Dubai Municipality approved Course

Certificate validity : 2 Years Valid Certificate