Harness Use and Inspection

Harness Use and Inspection

Harness Use and Inspection

This course instructs a user to select, inspect and use a harness and associated equipment safely when using a MEWP.


½ Day

Course Content

• Introduction
• Legislation, Standards and Guidance
• Hierarchy of fall protection measures
• IPAF Harness Statement
• Harness Lanyard and Fittings
• Pre-Use Checks
• Fitting and Adjusting
• Usage and anchor points
• Storage and maintenance
• Hazards and precautions
• Rescue requirements and options
• Theory test

Course Outcomes

On successful completion, all delegates will receive an IPAF Certificate, valid for 5 years from date of training. Those who hold a valid Powered Access Licence (PAL Card) for operating equipment, can have the Harness Use & Inspection (H) category added to their PAL Card.