Unit Std 229998: Fall Arrest Techniques when Working at Heights



Use this valuable Unit Standard Course to learn about Fall Arrest Techniques when Working at Heights  for a successful learner of this Unit Standard to be able to function.

In this Course you will learn the following:


Learners wishing to acquire the competencies in this standard will be, people working at height where there is a risk of injury from a fall. Learners will be involved in performing tasks at height. Qualifying learners are able to follow fall arrest principles to perform work at height safely, under supervision of a qualified supervisor.

The qualifying learner is capable of:

  • Explaining the use and limitations of a limited range of fall arrest equipment and fall arrest plan.
  • Inspecting, assembling and storing fall arrest equipment.
  • Selecting suitable anchor points.
  • Using fall arrest systems with a double lanyard.
  • Using pre-installed vertical and horizontal life-lines.
  • In order for a successful learner of this standard to be able to function in a rope access operation, the learner must:
    • Be medically fit and in possession of a Medical Certificate, declaring the learner free from a condition that may prevent the learner from working safely as specified in the range statement.

Accreditation & CPD Points:

As a Corporate Member of SAIOSH, ISO NET (Pty) Ltd submitted the Course and Training Material for adjudication.

SAIOSH certified this ISO NET (Pty) Ltd Course and awards it Verified – 2 CPD Points, see the Certificate below:

Course Information

Estimated Time: 1 Day

Difficulty: Basic

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