Essential Personal Height Safety

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Key Course Information

Price: $285 + GST p/p (group pricing available)

Duration: 1 day

Unit Standards:

  • 17600 Explain safe work practices for working at height
  • 23229 Use safety harness system when working at height

Attendance numbers: 6-12
Locations available nationwide*
Refresher available – enquire for more information

Goleman Training | Essential Personal Height Safety

Learner Outcomes

Attendees, having successfully completed this training can apply Health and Safety legislation and the best practice to height safety, and associated personal safety harness systems.

They are able to plan, prepare, communicate and complete associated documentation for working at height and select, inspect and use a personal safety harness system according to manufacturer’s specifications, to maintain personal safety.

Learning Intentions

Demonstrate an understanding of the responsibilities and legal requirements of individuals and groups conducting work at height.

Explain the safety systems used for work at height.

Conduct a hazard & risk analysis when planning work at height.

Generate a rescue plan and explain the roles of those included in the plan.

Select, check and fit a personal safety harness.


Unit standard credits are registered with the NZQA

Successful candidates receive a certificate/wallet card

All associated equipment i.e. helmets, harness, are provided

Entry Criteria

Attendees must have a reasonable level of written and oral English equivalent to NCEA level 1. It is the responsibility of the attendee or person authorised and responsible for making the booking to disclose any English language support needs.

This course has learning activities and practical assessments that require a degree of physical fitness. Attendees must advise Goleman Training prior to the course of any medical or physical disabilities or conditions. See our Terms and Conditions.

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Attendees are required to wear work attire including covered footwear.

Attendees must provide photo ID (i.e. Passport or NZ Drivers Licence).

Attendees may bring their own harness. These will be inspected by the instructor and approved prior to being allowed to use it.

Goleman Training Ltd is required to *notify NZQA of any temporary or off-site training locations.

Terms and Conditions apply i.e. cancellation fees

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