Why Choose MBO Safety Services?

  • Our pass rates are in excess of 90%
  • Delivered by Instructors who are Chartered members of IOSH
  • Quality Assurance, course content very thorough and engaging, various teaching techniques used to deliver key points.
  • Excellent training venues with complementary refreshments
  • Course can be delivered at your premises for group bookings


Classroom , E-Learning

Course Cost

£85.00 + VAT
Includes course material and assessment.


This course is designed for anyone whose work involves working at height using equipment such as stepladders, ladders, hoists, scaffolding etc.


Delegates will receive a certificate of attendance. We recommend that this course is renewed every three years.

Course duration

6 hours


• Introduction – An overview of the course and discussion of attendees’ current level of knowledge.
• What is Work at Height? – How work at height is defined in terms of health and safety law.
• Work at Height and the Law – An overview of the work at height regulations and their requirements.
• Useful Definitions – Defines some of the terms used when talking about work at height including working platform, personal fall protection.
• Employers’ Duties – What employers should provide for their workers to protect them when working at height and the responsibilities they have under legislation.
• Employees’ Duties – What employees need to do to comply with the work at height regulations.
• Work at Height Equipment – An overview of the various types of equipment that can be used to work at height and some information on how to use each of them safely.
• Assessing Risks of Work at Height – Gives useful tips on what to consider when risk assessing work at height and gives a methodology for carrying out these assessments followed by a practical exercise. Includes guidance on how to select the most appropriate control measures.
• Good and Bad Practice – A series of photographs showing good and bad practice for discussion by the group.
• Practical Exercise – Attendees are taken through the practical process of setting up an item of work at height equipment safely. This will either be ladders or a tower.
• Questions and Answers – Time for attendees to clarify and query any of the points raised in the course plus a course questionnaire to test attendees’ knowledge.


MBO Safety Services Limited has a strong team of specialist trainers who develop and deliver bespoke courses, all tailored to your business’s health and safety requirements.
Our courses can be held at our training facility, or at a location of your choice.

Multiple UK Locations

Each of our training venues has been carefully selected to ensure that delegates are provided with a comfortable learning environment. All rooms have natural lighting, air conditioning and provide quality food and refreshments.

This course can also be delivered remotely via Microsoft Teams.