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Harness and Height Safety Unit Standards 17600, 23229, 25045

Course Overview
Custom working at Heights safety course delivered on-site or at our facility, giving trainees both the theory and practical knowledge to ensure they are well equipped to rise above and beyond safely.

Site Supervisors (at least one employee per site) Must complete unit 15757: Use, install, and disestablish temporary proprietary height safety systems when working at height (This is on our advanced height safety course)

When delivered at our facility the course will involve multiple scenarios using our custom built and dedicated facility.

NZQA Unit Standards

17600: Explain safe work practices for working at heights -  Level 3, Credits 3 (this unit also meets EWP Best Practice Guidelines)

25045: Employ height safety equipment in the workplace - Level 3 Credits 4

23229: Use safety harness system when working at height - Level 3 Credits 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Use of a training room for the duration of the course (if on clients site)
  • Safety footwear
  • Use of certified working at heights PPE including, helmets, harness, lanyard, fall arrest devices used in workplace, high-viz vests (if on clients site)
  • Copies of company templates for emergency rescue plan, job safety analysis, equipment checklist is specific to working at heights

(If you do not have these currently in place this course will teach you, and enable you to write and implement them for your business).

We will provide examples and templates for the training

Attendance Numbers: Minimum 4 - maximum 10 

Course Duration: Approx. 8 hours

Course Location: TBC

Course Cost: $320.00+gst per person

Mileage: $100.00+gst to Auckland, Hamilton & Tauranga and .95c+gst per km everywhere else

(Minimum number charges will be applied if minimum numbers not met)

For more information, please refer to the trainee handbook or the student information section of our website.