Working at Height Training

Foley Safety Solutions is a leading provider to Working at Height Safety courses in Ireland

Working at Height training course is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to work safely at heights, which is a common activity across various industries including construction, maintenance, and engineering. It refers to any activity that involves working above ground level, such as working on scaffolding, ladders, roofs, or platforms. 

Topics covered in a Working at Height course include: 

  • Legal and safety requirements for working at height, including relevant legislation and guidelines 
  • Hazard recognition and risk assessment, including identification and control of fall hazards 
  • Proper use and inspection of equipment, such as ladders, scaffolding, and safety harnesses 
  • Safe work practices, including safe methods of access and egress, and securing tools and materials 
  • Emergency response procedures, including rescue techniques and first aid 
  • Planning and organizing work at height, including effective communication and teamwork 
  • Roles and responsibilities of individuals involved in working at height operations 
  • The course includes both theoretical and practical components, including hands-on training in the use of safety equipment and techniques for working at height. The aim of the course is to ensure that participants are able to work at height safely and effectively, minimizing the risk of injury and accidents. 

Who Is This Course Intended For?

This course is intended for those who work at height, such as those in the construction, maintenance, and telecommunications industries. 


Assessments include a combination of written exams and practical assessments. 


On successful completion of the course, participants receive a certificate of completion from Foley Safety Solutions.  


The Working at Height course is typically delivered over one day. 

Number of Participants:

The course is suitable for up to 8 participants at a time. [ Subject to experience] 

Upcoming course dates & locations:  

  • 22nd of March 2024, 1pm – 4.30pm, in Cork City
  • 22nd of April 2024, 1pm – 4.30pm, in Cork City
  • 17th of May 2024, 1pm – 4.30pm, in Cork City
  • 17th of June 2024, 2024, 1pm – 4.30pm, in Cork City

Pricing per course attendee: €99

*Book both Abrasive Wheels (€99) & Working at Height course (€99) to receive a discounted rate of €170

Private group courses also available.

For more information visit the HSA website

To book Working at Height training please contact us on +353 (0)21 206 6006 or email

Working at Height Training

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