Working at Heights Training

Falls from height are the biggest cause of workplace deaths and one of the biggest causes of major injury.  Anyone who works more than 1.5m from the ground, needs to complete training.

FTS Safety’s Working at Heights Control Course teaches learners to identify and eliminate fall hazards. This training is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to work at height safely, thereby minimising the risk and increasing chances of survival should a fall occur.



  • Duties of employees working at heights
  • Penalties for not following procedures
  • Types of working at heights
  • Working on ladders and ladder safety
  • Working on scaffholding
  • Responding to an emergency
  • Who erects scaffholding?
  • Registers & checklists
  • Reporting the findings
  • Safety rules when working at heights
  • Harnesses and lanyards
  • Fall arrest systems
  • Equipment used when working at heights
  • Risks hazards and outcomes
  • Rescue techniques


Training can be conducted at our premises in Durban or at your premises subject to a minimum class of 5.


To make a booking or for more information please contact Sandy on 031 569 1556 or