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
• Global Offshore Wind (GWO)
• Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA)

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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 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

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

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Current Next Future More Dates
First Aid Training - GWO Revalidation 4/9/2018 18/9/2018 13/11/2018
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - GWO 21/8/2018 23/8/2018 29/8/2018
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue 8/10/2018 22/10/2018 5/11/2018
Working at Heights, WTG - GWO Revalidation 31/8/2018 7/9/2018 10/9/2018
Fire Awareness - GWO 22/8/2018 5/9/2018 19/9/2018
First Aid - GWO 23/8/2018 20/9/2018 4/10/2018
Manual Handling - GWO 22/8/2018 5/9/2018 19/9/2018
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 30/8/2018 13/12/2018
Confined Space Entry (Escape BA) 4/10/2018 8/11/2018
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 18/9/2018 15/10/2018 7/11/2018
Rigging and Light Lifting 11/10/2018
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval 31/8/2018 13/9/2018 27/9/2018
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 12/9/2018 26/9/2018 24/10/2018
Industrial Climbing & Rigging 24/9/2018
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 14/9/2018 21/9/2018 28/9/2018
Managing Work at Height 24/9/2018
Using Height Safety Equipment 17/9/2018 15/10/2018 12/11/2018
Rescue from height - Stretcher Lowering 6/9/2018
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 16/10/2018 13/11/2018
Industrial Rescue - RescuePack User 3/9/2018
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 12/9/2018 10/10/2018 7/11/2018