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)

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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 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
Advanced Rescue Training - GWO 29/1/2020 26/2/2020 1/4/2020
Use of Portable Abrasive Wheels 18/12/2019 6/1/2020 17/1/2020
MATS Telecom Climber, Roof & RF Hazards 27/1/2020 24/2/2020 23/3/2020
First Aid Training - GWO Revalidation 17/12/2019 7/1/2020 22/1/2020
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - GWO 11/12/2019 16/12/2019 2/1/2020
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue 13/1/2020 10/2/2020 9/3/2020
Basic Height Safety & Rescue 18/12/2019
Working at Heights, WTG - GWO Revalidation 13/12/2019 16/12/2019 6/1/2020
Fire Awareness - GWO 18/12/2019 8/1/2020 16/1/2020
First Aid - GWO 9/1/2020 23/1/2020 6/2/2020
Manual Handling - GWO 18/12/2019 8/1/2020 16/1/2020
Basic Harness Fitting & Use 3/1/2020 4/2/2020 4/3/2020
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 19/2/2020 25/3/2020
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 13/1/2020 27/1/2020 17/2/2020 23/3/2020
Confined Space Entry (Escape BA) 16/12/2019 6/2/2020 19/3/2020
Emergency First Aid at Height - EFAW 16/12/2019
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 7/1/2020 3/2/2020 2/3/2020
Rigging and Light Lifting 23/1/2020 16/3/2020
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval 13/12/2019 10/1/2020 20/1/2020
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 11/12/2019 18/12/2019 21/1/2020
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 10/1/2020 14/1/2020 28/1/2020
Managing Work at Height 4/2/2020
Using Height Safety Equipment 7/1/2020 24/1/2020 28/1/2020
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 3/1/2020 4/2/2020 4/3/2020
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 12/12/2019 22/1/2020 13/2/2020 12/3/2020