Working at height: staff briefing

Make sure your staff feel confident that they know how to work safely at height. Save time with our 30-minute presentation and downloadable resources so you can deliver an interactive and meaningful session.

Last reviewed on 24 November 2022
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  1. 30-minute briefing: working at height 

30-minute briefing: working at height 

You'll cover:

  • What we mean by 'working at height'
  • How to work safely at height
  • What equipment you might use
  • How to use a ladder safely
  • How to store equipment safely 

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Staff briefing: working at height presentation PPT, 7.9 MB

Facilitator notes

Use these facilitator notes as your step-by-step guide to preparing for and delivering this briefing.

Staff briefing: working at height facilitator notes DOC, 5.7 MB

Staff handouts

You can download a handout of the briefing's key points, to distribute to staff.

Staff briefing: working at height staff handout DOC, 151.0 KB

Staff assessment

This presentation comes with a quick assessment to check understanding at the end of the briefing, and an answer sheet for marking. 

Staff briefing: working at height assessment with answers DOCX, 213.7 KB
Staff briefing: working at height assessment no answers DOCX, 196.4 KB

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