Competent Persons

Competent Persons Training Courses, Northern Ireland

Course Aims
This course is designed to provide operatives with the knowledge and tools
to work safely at height, select and use appropriate equipment and perform periodic inspections of PPE.

Venue Requirements
Room required with lighting and power connections for projector, and seating
for up to 10 delegates.

Trainers Equipment
The course trainer will provide all media equipment and supporting material, we will also provide a selection of relevant PPE and equipment, however it is recommended that delegates make available their own PPE. (Harnesses, Lanyards etc.)

1 day

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction/ Course overview
  • Overview of Legislation
  • Accident Statistics
  • Hierarchy of controls
    • Process Change
    • Passive Safety
    • Fall Arrest
    • Restraint
  • Equipment selection
  • Tracking and controlling equipment/Inspection Logs
  • Rescue Planning/Suspension Trauma
  • Examination

Delegate Requirements
Delegates are required to complete the provided workbook and examination upon completion of the course. On attaining the relevant pass level delegates will receive a certificate of training and support manual.