Managing risks when working at heights

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  • 2 Days
  • 10 attendees


This course teaches risk management and the prevention of safety incidents and is critical in managing workplace safety under the Health and Safety at Work Act. People who complete this unit standard will be able to work well in established industry operating and maintenance environments and plan tasks and operations where fall risks exist. This is a practical programme that requires the completion of two safety plans from a work environment.


  • Unit Standard 23229 - Use safety harness systems when working at height
  • A relevant level of physical fitness and ability to work at heights
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Course Content
  • Assess the risks when work is to be undertaken at height and there is a fall potential
  • Prepare and review safety plan to manage risk when fall prevention strategies are required

The safety plans developed will be specific to a particular task or activity within your relevant industry and will produce a ‘best fit’ solution to both control risk of falls as well as effectively complete the required operation.

NZQA Unit Standard Included

23231: Develop a safety plan to manage risks when individuals are working at height and fall prevention strategies are required


This course is run at your worksite and is tailored to your organisational needs. Please contact us for pricing, or complete an on-site booking request using the Book Now button above.