Kendal

Kendal is heightec’s flagship centre launched in 1997. It is the largest of our height safety centres offering the full range of height safety and rescue training courses and serves the entire professional work at height and rescue industry across the UK and world wide. Courses can be booked online, see our upcoming courses.

Recognised industry certification is available for:

ARQIVA for telecoms
EUSR & MATS Group
Global Wind Organisation (GWO)

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Our Kendal height safety centre is located on the southern edge of the Lake District National Park, a short distance from the centre of Kendal town.

Oxenholme west coast mainline rail station is 10 minutes by taxi. The M6 motorway is less than 10 miles away.

Distances to our Kendal Height Safety Centre:

  • Leeds - 70 miles
  • Manchester - 70 miles
  • Newcastle - 100 miles
  • Sheffield - 125 miles
  • Glasgow - 145 miles

Address:

heightec Kendal
Unit 1, Lake District Business Park
Mint Bridge Road
Kendal
Cumbria
LA9 6NH

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Kendal is heightec’s flagship centre launched in 1997. It is the largest of our height safety centres offering the full range of height safety and rescue training courses and serves the entire professional work at height and rescue industry across the UK and world wide.

This purpose built centre has been specifically designed to incorporate a comprehensive range of facilities to provide realistic practical work and rescue training and incorporates a range of internal classrooms.

Training environments specific to Kendal:

  • Two wind turbine training simulators with yaw, hub, restricted access areas and roof apparatus
  • Several indoor lattice towers
  • Interior and exterior flat roofs
  • Deep vertical shaft with high internal walls
  • Confined space gallery with multiple entries, manholes and very confined areas
  • Confined industrial process vessels
  • Exposed walkways
  • High platforms
  • Internal scaffolds
  • Suspended lifting beams
  • Telecoms rigging dishes and antennae
  • Vertical ladders with a variety of fixed protection systems

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Current Next Future More Dates
GWO Basic Safety Revalidation Training Package 8/11/2021
Advanced Rescue Training - GWO 15/11/2021 20/12/2021
First Aid Training - GWO Revalidation 26/10/2021 2/11/2021 23/11/2021 21/12/2021
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - GWO 25/10/2021 10/11/2021 15/11/2021
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue 3/11/2021 6/12/2021
Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall 9/11/2021
Working at Heights, WTG - GWO Revalidation 29/10/2021 5/11/2021 8/11/2021
Fire Awareness - GWO 27/10/2021 17/11/2021 1/12/2021 22/12/2021
First Aid - GWO 28/10/2021 18/11/2021 2/12/2021
Manual Handling - GWO 27/10/2021 17/11/2021 1/12/2021 22/12/2021
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 9/11/2021 9/12/2021
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 25/10/2021 17/11/2021 2/12/2021
Rigging and Light Lifting 15/11/2021
MATS Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval (inc. EUSR* Registration) 27/10/2021 2/11/2021 12/11/2021
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 3/11/2021 21/12/2021
GWO Initial Basic Safety Training Package 1/11/2021
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 27/10/2021 2/11/2021 11/11/2021 23/12/2021
Managing Work at Height 6/12/2021
Using Height Safety Equipment 29/11/2021 8/12/2021
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 4/11/2021 30/11/2021 9/12/2021
Evacuation by descent 11/11/2021
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 4/11/2021 9/12/2021