Introduction to Working at Height | Highfield e-learning

Enhance your health and safety knowledge

with our Introduction to Working at Height course

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Falls from a height are among the most common workplace accidents to occur across multiple sectors and are one of the most frequent causes of accidental death and major injuries.

This online training course is the ideal introduction to this subject area; packed with current information and engaging activities.

QTY1 to 910 to 1920 to 4950 to 99100+

All fees provided are per licence and exclusive of VAT.

Bulk discounts are available for this course. Licences can be purchased online or over the phone by calling us on 01302 363 277.

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Have you considered the risks of working at height?

This course is the ideal introduction, covering planning and employing safe systems of work and the use of access equipment to the hazards and risks of working height.​​​​​


  •  Working at height

    Learn what working at height is 

  •  Planning work at height

    What should be considered?

  •  The work at height hierarcy of control

    Explore how tasks should be approached

  •  Safe systems for working at height

    The key to working safely

  •  Equipment for working at height

    An introduction to the types of protective/preventative equipment

  •  Rooftops and fragile surfaces

    Find out more about the different types

  •  Voids and holes

    What should you do?

  •  Situational awareness

    Understanding your surroundings

  •  Risk assessments

    Learn the importance of a risk assessment and knowing when to cease work


This online training course is suitable for all employees, particularly new starter inductions, where a basic understanding of work at height is required. 


The ideal course for...

Extend your knowledge with...

a basic introduction

for anyone interested in finding out more about working at height

all employees

in a workplace to raise awareness of this subject area 

anyone working in a team

would benefit from equality and diversity training 

professionals who work in construction 

should be equipped with first aid knowledge



A learning experience that will be remembered


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  •   Interactive exercises

    Keep your learners and employees engaged with interactive exercises

  •   Written by experts

    Content created by our industry and subject matter experts

  •   Compelling imagery

    Visual references to help learners understand the information

  •   Simple to follow

    Course delivered in bite sized chunks to suit all learners

  •   Quizzes / assessments

    Knowledge checks throughout enable learners to stay on track


Convenient and online

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Get the knowledge you need without losing productivity.

  •   Self paced

    Learn at your own pace anytime using our online platform

  •   40-90 minutes

    Get up to speed in just a few hours (average completion time)

  •   Accessible

    Available on a wide range of devices, includes audio, video and transcripts

 This course is compatible with most popular desktops, tablets, and mobile devices


Purchasing licences

We provide price breaks on this e-learning course based on the total number of licences you purchase. The price breaks available are as follows based on user numbers:

QTY1 to 910 to 1920 to 4950 to 99100+

All fees provided are per licence and exclusive of VAT.

Course licences can be purchased online or over the phone by calling us on 01302 363277.


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