Roof Access

Roof Access Training

This industry-approved Roof access training provides information on all aspects of roof access with a practical selection of scenarios you may encounter during working or surveying on roof environments.

1 day

Industry Certificate

Ratio 12:1

Roof Access Training

Course Content

On completion of the roof access training course, candidates will have an understanding of the safety regulations covering work at height and good working practices whilst working on a Roof Top that will hopefully prevent the candidates from becoming a statistic of an injury sustained whilst working at height.

This course contains both theory and practical training, which takes place in our bespoke Roof Access training centre.

  • Introduction
  • Aims & Objectives
  • Legislation and the law
  • Risk assessment for hazards when accessing a rooftop
  • Emergency procedures and rescue plans
  • Selection of equipment for roof access
  • Selection and establishing anchor points
  • Access ways protected and unprotected
  • Safe techniques in exposed areas
  • Temporary fall arrest system
  • Practical sessions with fixed ladder, Latchways, Railok, Metreel, and other fall arrest / restraint systems
  • Questions and review
  • Course review questionnaire
  • Individual feedback if required


Course adaptation:

We can adapt all of our training courses to suit the operational requirements of your business and include both practical and theory sessions. We can deliver these courses, at short notice, to companies, organisations and groups of individuals and fit the course content to your existing work shift patterns. Our courses can be delivered in our offices in Tavistock, Devon or Lichfield, Staffordshire. We can also come and deliver these courses in your own workplace for your employees convenience.

We are also happy to teach these courses early morning, late evening or overnight modules as needed.

For the personal touch, please call to evaluate your full needs to provide the most cost-effective development. Call us now to discuss →

Assessment & Certification

Assessment will be ongoing throughout the roof access course through trainer observation.

Once the delegates show practical and knowledge understanding, a multi choice question paper and practical assessment will be undertaken. The delegate must pass the practical and theory assessments to receive the roof access certification.

Course Availability

There are no current planned courses, please contact us to find out more.

Refresher Course Availability

There are no current planned courses, please contact us to find out more.

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