Safety Harness & Lanyard · Man-Safe Training


Training Societi PDF A4 Certificate emailed after course completion

Hard copies and an I.D card can be purchased for £10 + VAT per person

1/2 Day · 13:15 - 16:30pm

£90 + VAT per person

  • Free parking
  • Useful handouts
  • Free refreshments
  • Advice on types of equipment to hire/purchase
  • Free letter of attendance provided on request whilst certification is processed


  • Bristol


1 to 12 delegates can attend an open training courses.

We can run a private course or organise training on site for 4 to 12 delegates.

We have found on average 60% of delegates attending our work at height courses had either little or no training on the Man-Safe™ systems installed to protect them. Likewise, 80% of delegates have been issued with the wrong type of safety harness and/or lanyard.

This practical course aims to ensure that all buyers and users of Man-Safe as well as safety harness & lanyards understand which kit, they should be using to offer full protection, and how to properly inspect kit.

Course covers:

  • Health & Safety Laws & Regulations – understanding your legal duty including
  • Work at Height Regulations 2005
  • Responsibilities of the employer and employee
  • Different types of harnesses and lanyards and their practical applications
  • How to put on, fit, wear, work in and store the different types of harnesses
  • Importance of regular safety harness and lanyard inspections – who is responsible and how often they must be done with examples
  • Importance of issuing and using the correct Safety Harness and Lanyards and PPE and how to inspect it

  • How to collate a safe rescue plan to reduce the time an operative is suspended in a harness
  • Operative suspension trauma
  • Delegate practical session with adjustment and fitting of harnesses and lanyards
  • Man-Safe system – Inspection, testing, end user equipment
  • Different types of Man-Safe system systems including roof, wall and ladder systems
  • Practical demonstration of a Man-Safe system with trans fastener harness and lanyard
  • Test paper/questions/ handouts & review

This course covers using a Safety Harness and Lanyard with Man-Safe sytem while working at height, we recommend delegates are trained in working at height which is seperate course and covers all aspects of working at height. This course can be viewed by clicking here.

Who needs this training

This practical course is not only essential for users of mansafe, fall arrest and/or restraint equipment, but is also aimed at their supervisors and managers, business owners and buyers of  PPE equipment.


Trainer - Alan Bigwood
Alan Bigwood

Alan is our Senior Trainer and Technical Director.

He spent 30 years as a Health & Safety Director of a National Construction company, so he has the muddy boots experience, the qualifications, the stories as well as the likability and sense of humour so crucial to helping people understand the importance of Health & Safety in the workplace.

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1 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Tue 12 Jul 2022

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2 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Wed 10 Aug 2022

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3 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Tue 13 Sep 2022

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4 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Tue 11 Oct 2022

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5 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Tue 15 Nov 2022

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6 2427 bristol 1/2 Day £90.00 + VAT St Annes · Bristol · BS4 Wed 07 Dec 2022

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