heightec’s Aberdeen Height Safety Centre provides training for industrial work at height and rescue industries and is aimed at the renewables, offshore, oil & gas, rope access and fire industries.
Our Aberdeen training venue located in Westhill is within easy access of Aberdeen’s main rail and road links. The centre offers clients based in the north east convenient access to specialist height safety and rescue training as well as UK manufactured technical equipment for ascent, descent, work positioning, fall arrest and rescue.
Aberdeen boasts approximately 3,000 square feet of training facilities and classrooms, with a comprehensive range of training structures including a wind turbine simulator, elevated platforms, scaffolding, suspended steel work, a large range of ladders and both internal and external towers.
Our training portfolio now includes more Global Wind Organisation (GWO) training, Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA) courses, EUSR & Mast & Tower Safety Group (MATS) telecoms courses, ARQIVA Gateway approved training for telecoms, Confined Space courses, Advanced Hub Rescue and WTG lifting courses.
heightec has successfully completed another GWO scope extension and are now approved training providers for the delivery of a host of additional GWO accredited courses designed for the wind industry.
NEW GWO courses in Aberdeen:
- GWO Working at Heights & Refresher
- GWO Manual Handling
- GWO Working at Heights with Manual Handling Combined & Refresher
- GWO Fire Awareness
- GWO First Aid & Refresher
- GWO Enhanced First Aid & Refresher
- GWO Advanced Rescue Training & Refresher
- GWO Slinger Signaller
Training structures specific to Aberdeen:
- Indoor lattice towers
- Wind turbine tower & hub simulator with yaw, hub and roof apparatus
- Range of high exposed platforms
- Interior flat roof
- Suspended lifting beams
- Telecoms rigging dishes and antennae
- Vertical ladders with a variety of fixed protection systems
- External telecom tower
Distances to our Height Safety Centre:
- Montrose – 41 miles
- Dundee – 67 miles
- Inverness – 97 miles
- Edinburgh – 124 miles
- Glasgow – 146 miles