The Benefits of PASMA Training
Having a PASMA certificate can give you a competitive edge over other employees. Whether you are just starting out or have been in the industry your whole life, evidence of PASMA approved training is a desirable trait. Many employers will have to pay to send their new employees on there courses, so if you already have one it saves them a cost. More importantly, it shows that you are serious about your profession and that is something money cannot buy.
There are many potential risks of working at height. As well as ensuring you are equipped with the correct equipment is vital, but so is knowledge. During your PASMA certified course, you will recieve comprehensive safety training that is essential for lowering the risks of working at height. The training will both increase your own safety as well as the safety of your colleagues because you may notice practices that could be made safer.
Peace of mind
When you recieve training from a PASMA certified course, you know that the experience you are getting is of high quality. The Prefabricated Access Suppliers' and Manufacturers' Association is a renowned not-for-profit organisation that is dedicated to increasing the safety of all mobile access tower workers. If a course is PASMA approved, you know you are getting something worthwhile.
Do I need PASMA training?
If you are working with tower scaffolds, then PASMA training and certification is recommendec as it ensures best practice is followed. Working at height regulations apply to all those working in the industry where there is a possibility of a fall that could cause personal injury. The regulations apply to all those working in the industry where there is a possibility of a fall that could cause personal injury. The regulations ensure that everyone working at height is competent to do so.
As an employer, it is your duty to ensure employees are properly trained and comptent, not only does this help reduce the risk of accidents or incidents occurring, but it helps make their role easier when they are aware of best practices and safety procedures.
So, who should attend a PASMA training course? The standard training course is aimed at anyone involved in the use of mobile access towers. By attending training and passing the course, it enables people to safely erect, use, inspect and dismantle mobile access towers.
Skyward Training are proud to offer PASMA training
Getting a PASMA certificate has never been easier with Skyward Training. Our expert course leaders offer a variety of courses. You can book a course online at www.skywardtraining.co.uk or give us a call on 01708 361430.