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PASMA - Low Level Access Course

Course Details

PASMA Low-Level Access will equip you with the specialist knowledge you need to work safely with any low level work platforms under 2.5 metres. Spend half a day with an expert instructor and go back to work knowing:

  • How to safely assemble and dismantle low level access equipment
  • How to safely use low level access equipment
  • How to inspect low level access equipment
  • How to identify hazards relating to their use
  • What legislation, regulations and guidance are applicable to these towers

Using a combination of theory and practical work, this course will leave you feeling confident that you’re working safely at low level heights.

What's covered?

Through a combination of theory and practical work, you will learn about:

  • Work at height responsibilities of employers, employees and suppliers
  • Standards affecting the manufacture and use of low level access equipment
  • Where to find crucial safety information
  • When it’s safe to use low level access equipment, and when it’s not
  • Carrying out pre-use checks and post-assembly inspections on low level access equipment
  • The components used in low level access equipment
  • Assembling and dismantling low level access equipment, including the 3T method
  • Good practices for the safe use of low level access equipment
  • Accessing a platform safely
  • Moving low level access equipment
  • Identifying hazards in the work environment
  • Avoiding personal health hazards

A new skill for your PASMA card

Your training instructor will give you an electronic or printed copy of the course notes and a PASMA Code of Practice that you can refer back to.

On successfully completing the theory and practical segments of the course, you’ll receive a PASMA PhotoCard and Certificate.

Is this the right course for me?

This course is suitable for anyone who will be using low level access equipment at home or at work, including:

  • Those who have never used this equipment before
  • Those who already use this equipment but have never been formally trained
  • Those re-taking the course after an earlier qualification expires

If you also work with mobile access towers, this course can be done at the same time as Towers for Users. By doing the combined course, you get both qualifications in one day!

Course details

  • Aimed at: Users
  • Duration: Half a day
  • Experience required: None
  • PPE: suitable head/foot protection and gloves
  • Maximum class size: 12
  • Qualification length: 5 years (this may vary regionally)
  • e-Learning available: Yes (for theory segment)
  • Remote training available: check with training centre
  • On-site training available: check with training centre
  • Course syllabus: download

PASMA - L - Low Level Access (Half Day) Course Dates

Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Thu 08/08/24
Induction Time:
Start Time:
London/Essex (RM11 2SJ) 12 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £125.00 Call to book.