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.

Accredited training available:

• GWO
• EUSR & MATS Group
• ARQIVA

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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.

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

Distances to our Kendal Height Safety Centre:

  • Leeds – 72 miles
  • Manchester – 76 miles
  • Newcastle – 100 miles
  • Sheffield – 107 miles
  • Glasgow – 141 miles

Upcoming Course Dates

Course Current Next Future More Dates
GWO Basic Safety Training – Onshore Package 12/12/2022
GWO Advanced Rescue Training (ART) 14/11/2022 5/12/2022
GWO Working at Heights Refresher (WAHR) 5/10/2022 24/10/2022 28/10/2022
GWO Working at Heights (WAH) 10/11/2022 8/12/2022
GWO Manual Handling (MH) 4/10/2022 4/10/2022 13/10/2022
GWO Fire Awareness (FAW) 13/10/2022 19/10/2022 20/10/2022
GWO First Aid Refresher (FAR) 11/10/2022 16/11/2022 5/12/2022
GWO First Aid (FA) 7/11/2022
GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher (BSTR) – Offshore Package 10/10/2022 15/11/2022
GWO Basic Safety Training (BST) – Offshore Package 17/10/2022
GWO Slinger Signaller (SLS) 27/10/2022 31/10/2022 7/11/2022
GWO Enhanced First Aid Refresher (EFAR) 14/11/2022
GWO Enhanced First Aid (EFA) 7/12/2022
GWO Working at Heights with Manual Handling Refresher (MHR & WAHR) 6/10/2022 10/10/2022 18/10/2022
GWO Working at Heights with Manual Handling (WAH & MH) 5/10/2022 10/10/2022 17/10/2022
GWO Sea Survival (SS) 12/10/2022 21/10/2022 1/11/2022 17/11/2022
IRATA Rope Access - All Levels & Reval 5/12/2022
MATS Telecom Climber Roof & RF Hazards – New Starters (inc. EUSR Registration) 28/11/2022
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing & Rescue (inc. EUSR Registration) 2/11/2022 16/11/2022 28/11/2022 12/12/2022
Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall 14/10/2022 25/10/2022 3/11/2022
Harness Fitting & Use 20/10/2022
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 21/10/2022
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 11/10/2022 21/10/2022
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 12/10/2022 26/10/2022 2/11/2022
Rigging and Light Lifting 13/10/2022 27/10/2022
MATS Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval (inc. EUSR Registration) 5/10/2022 11/10/2022 20/10/2022
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 7/10/2022 10/10/2022 25/10/2022
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 11/10/2022 12/10/2022 4/11/2022
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 13/10/2022 21/10/2022 9/11/2022
Using Height Safety Equipment 7/10/2022 14/10/2022 25/10/2022 1/11/2022
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 21/10/2022