Harness Use & Inspection

Harness Use & InspectionThis Harness Use & Inspection course covers the safe use, fitting and inspection of safety harnesses. The course content includes a harness safety awareness and theory talk, a theory test, harness introduction and familiarisation, a practical test and a question and answer session. No previous experience is required. A certificate and not a PAL card will be issued for candidates who don’t have an IPAF Operator / Demonstrator or Instructor licence.

DURATION: Half-day


  • Classroom Instructions
  • Health and Safety Legislation
  • Identifying Fall Arrest Equipment
  • Fitting Harnesses Correctly
  • Choosing Fall Arrest Equipment
  • Fall Arrest Blocks and Shock-absorbing Lanyards
  • Connectors and Anchor Points
  • How to Maintain and Care for Equipment
  • Harnesses: How to Inspect and What to Record
  • Instruction Manuals and Paperwork

A Multiple-choice examination will be required to pass this course. Upon successful completion of the course a Certificate of Training will be issued.


For more information regarding our Harness Use & Inspection training, please call: +44 (0)1324 889000 or Email: training@outreachltd.co.uk