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 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
GWO Basic Safety Revalidation Training Package 25/1/2021 22/2/2021
Advanced Rescue Training - GWO 11/1/2021 8/2/2021 15/3/2021
Use of Portable Abrasive Wheels 14/1/2021
MATS Telecom Climber (inc. EUS* Registration). Roof & RF Hazards – New Starters 1/3/2021
First Aid Training - GWO Revalidation 1/12/2020 15/12/2020 4/2/2021
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - GWO 3/12/2020 14/12/2020 6/1/2021
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue 14/12/2020 6/1/2021 19/1/2021 1/2/2021
Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall 18/1/2021
Working at Heights, WTG - GWO Revalidation 14/12/2020 16/12/2020 21/12/2020
Fire Awareness - GWO 16/12/2020 6/1/2021 10/2/2021
First Aid - GWO 3/12/2020 7/1/2021 28/1/2021
Manual Handling - GWO 2/12/2020 16/12/2020 6/1/2021
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 8/12/2020 12/1/2021 16/2/2021
Emergency First Aid at Work - EFAW 1/2/2021 19/3/2021
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 5/1/2021 22/1/2021 2/2/2021 8/3/2021
Rigging and Light Lifting 4/2/2021 3/3/2021
MATS Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval (inc. EUS* Registration) 17/12/2020 23/12/2020 4/1/2021
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 2/12/2020 19/1/2021 28/1/2021
Industrial Climbing & Rigging 4/1/2021
GWO Initial Basic Safety Training Package 18/1/2021 15/2/2021
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 2/12/2020 7/12/2020 22/12/2020
Managing Work at Height 17/2/2021
Using Height Safety Equipment 25/1/2021 22/2/2021 8/3/2021
ISO Rope Access Supervisor 7/12/2020
ISO Rope Access Technician 22/2/2021
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 9/12/2020 6/1/2021 14/1/2021
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 1/12/2020 4/2/2021 16/2/2021 11/3/2021