Functional Working at Height

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Key Course Information

Price: $490 + GST p/p (group pricing available)

Duration: 2 days

Unit Standards:

  • 23229 Personal harness safety
  • 15757 Temporary proprietary rigging

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

Goleman Training | Functional Working at Height

Learner Outcomes

Attendees, having successfully completed this training, can select, inspect and use height safety systems and equipment appropriately, including fall arrest, a range of knots and rigging temporary proprietary height safety systems, in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications and best practice, to maintain personal safety and the safety of others while working at height.

Learning Intentions

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

Select, check and fit a personal safety harness.

Select and check height safety systems and associated equipment, including a range of knots, appropriate for the task to be carried out at height.

Follow established procedures to safely install, use and disestablish both a vertical and horizontal temporary proprietary height safety system.

Demonstrate actions needed to retrieve a worker trapped within the system.


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.

*23229 is a safety prerequisite to 15757 and therefore must be completed before or at the same time.

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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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