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)
• RenewableUK (RUK)
• 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 - RUK/GWO Revalidation 21/11/2017 28/11/2017 9/1/2018
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - RUK/GWO 28/11/2017 4/12/2017 11/12/2017
Tower Climbing, Rescue & RF Overview 27/11/2017 11/12/2017 12/12/2017
Basic Height Safety & Rescue 1/12/2017
Working at Heights, WTG - RUK/GWO Revalidation 27/11/2017 1/12/2017 11/12/2017
Fire Awareness - RUK/GWO 29/11/2017 6/12/2017 13/12/2017
First Aid - RUK/GWO 30/11/2017 14/12/2017 11/1/2018
Manual Handling - RUK/GWO 29/11/2017 6/12/2017 13/12/2017
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 24/11/2017 1/12/2017 1/12/2017
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 7/12/2017 4/1/2018 1/2/2018
Confined Space Entry (Escape BA) 11/12/2017
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 12/12/2017 3/1/2018 12/2/2018
IRATA Rope Access Technician - Level 1 29/1/2018 16/4/2018 21/5/2018
Rigging and Light Lifting 14/12/2017 22/2/2018 26/4/2018
Tower Climbing, Rescue & RF Overview re-validation 30/11/2017 11/12/2017 19/12/2017
Roof Safety, Access & RF Overview - ARQIVA Gateway approved 14/12/2017 5/1/2018 17/1/2018
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 23/11/2017 24/11/2017 6/12/2017
Using Height Safety Equipment 4/12/2017 18/12/2017 2/1/2018
IRATA Rope Access Technician - Level 2 5/3/2018 25/6/2018 10/12/2018
IRATA Rope Access Supervisor - Level 3 3/9/2018
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 3/1/2018 9/2/2018 6/3/2018 13/4/2018
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 13/12/2017 17/1/2018 21/2/2018