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 TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

 ADVANCED DRIVING
       DANGEROUS GOODS
       DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
           SHUNTING

       RIGID HEAVY VEHICLE
       TIP TRUCK
       VEHICLE COMBINATION
       WATER CART

 LIFTING OPERATIONS
       CRANES
           HEAVY
           MOBILE
           MOBILIFT
           OVERHEAD (CAB)
           OVERHEAD (PENDANT)
           SINGLE GIRDER HOIST
           TRUCK MOUNTED
           TOWER
       LIFT TRUCKS (FORK LIFTS)
           ADPLTs
           COUNTER-BALANCED
           DPLTs
           SIDE LOADERS
           RTLTs
       OPERATIONS
           BASIC RIGGING
           BANKSMAN
           LIFTING EQUIPMENT
              INSPECTION

           SAFE LIFTING

 EARTHMOVING
       CONCRETE DUMPERS
       DUMP TRUCKS
           ARTICULATED
           RIGID
       EXCAVATORS
       FACE SHOVELS
       FRONT END LOADERS
       GRADERS
       SCRAPERS
       SKID STEER LOADERS
       TLBs
       TRACK TYPE DOZERS
       TRACTORS
       WHEELED DOZERS

 CONSTRUCTION
       ASPHALT PAVER
       MEWPs
       PERCUSSION DRILLS
       ROCK BREAKERS
       ROLLERS
       TYRE HANDLER ATTACH
       SCAFFOLD ERECTION
       SCAFFOLD INSPECTION

  HEALTH & SAFETY
       ACCIDENT/INCIDENT
           INVESTIGATION

       FIRE FIGHTING I
       FIRE FIGHTING II
       FIRST AID I
       FIRST AID II
       GENERAL HOUSEKEEPING
       HANDLING HAZMAT
       HEALTH & SAFETY REP
       LOCKOUT/TAGOUT
       OHS ACT OVERVIEW
       OHS ACT IN-DEPTH
       SITE SAFETY AWARENESS
       WORKING AT HEIGHTS
       WORKSHOP SAFETY

  POWERTOOLS AND MACHINES
       BOILERMAKING
       BRUSH CUTTERS
       CHAINSAWS
       CUT-OFF SAWS
       LAWNMOWERS
 
FULL TITLE: ASSESS A WORKSITE FOR WORK AT HEIGHTS AND PREPARE A FALL ARREST PLAN (WORKING AT HEIGHTS)
FIELD: Services
SUBFIELD: Cleaning, Domestic, Hiring, Property and Rescue Services
UNIT STANDARD: 229994 [SAQA]
NQF LEVEL: 04 (3 credits)
DESCRIPTION: HRETD is proud to present this state-of-the art Safe working at heights training course that includes visual presentations. Approved by the Health and Welfare Sector Education and Training Authority (HWSETA), the course is designed to provide the learner with awareness, knowledge and the necessary skills to arrest falls from height with the proper use of fall protection products, to ensure safety on the job site. For more information on customisable safe working at heights training, refer to the additional options below.
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 2 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
COURSE CONTENT: Fall protection essentials guide: Get a better view from     up high!
Falls from height statistics
Where does the problem lie?
2 Steps before considering the use of Personal Fall     Protection Equipment (PFPE)
Recommendations for safe working at height
Before any work at height, it is absolutely necessary to     answer the 3 following questions…
Understanding PFPE
Working at height categories
Personal Fall Protection Equipment (PFPE) selection
Anchor devices
Full body harness
Connecting devices
Fall arresters on rigid lines and rails
Fall clearance
Understanding regulations and standards
Regulations and standards
Care and maintenance of PFPE
Requirements for rescue
Key planning factors

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given, as well as the following:

Medical fitness assumed to be in place.
Learners do not present with vertigo or acrophobia.

For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of working at heights training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS: Our field-experienced skills development practitioners can assist the client in developing rescue plans and conduct vertigo testing at the client’s request.

 
 
Solutions for industry and mining sectors


HRETD are providers of accredited and non-accredited training for the industrial and mining sectors. Whether you require full (initial) training for your operating staff or recertification (refresher) training, we can assist in all the main categories such as lifting machines, earthmoving equipment, driver training, specialised training giving by subject experts and Health and Safety training. For a complete list of training courses offered, download our course directory.



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