Fall Arrest and Fall Restraint Level 1

Please note – this course is a prerequisite for the Level 2 course “Selection and Use of Harnesses”. Both courses will be run on the same day. Level 1 am and Level 2 pm.


Venue : CTC South West Limited Training Centre

Price : Please contact us for latest prices

Date: Please see course calendar below, or call us to arrange a date.

Start Time: 09:00

End Time: 12:00

Duration: Half Day (3 hours)

Identification: Candidates will be required to bring photographic ID if possible

Facilities: Tea and coffee will be provided. Lunch is not provided.


This qualification introduces candidates to:

  • The Legal Requirements
  • Common hazards and precautions
  • Inspection Regime
  • Correct Selection and Fitting


Outline programme

The training will cover the following topics:

  • Legislation and Regulations
  • European Conformity (CE) Markings
  • European Standards (EN Standards)
  • Hierarchy of Control Measures regarding Work at Height
  • Harness & Lanyard Choice
  • Inspection Regime
    • Formal Inspections
    • Operative Pre-Use Checks
    • Withdrawing from Service
  • Selection, Fitting and Adjustment of the Equipment


Qualification information

Designed for: This course will be suitable for delegates in an organisation that use, supervise or manage work at height using personal fall arrest equipment, and needs to be made aware of the correct selection, inspection and fitting of safety harnesses to prevent falls

Assessment method: Practical Assessment of inspecting and fitting the harness

Course Dates

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