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 22/1/2019 29/1/2019 19/2/2019
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - GWO 2/1/2019 7/1/2019 9/1/2019
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue 21/1/2019 18/2/2019 18/3/2019
Basic Height Safety & Rescue 14/1/2019 11/2/2019 11/3/2019
Working at Heights, WTG - GWO Revalidation 14/12/2018 17/12/2018 21/12/2018
Fire Awareness - GWO 9/1/2019 30/1/2019 13/2/2019
First Aid - GWO 17/12/2018 7/1/2019 17/1/2019
Manual Handling - GWO 9/1/2019 16/1/2019 30/1/2019
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 15/1/2019 15/2/2019 15/3/2019
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 10/1/2019 15/1/2019 16/1/2019
Confined Space Entry (Escape BA) 24/1/2019 21/2/2019 21/3/2019
Emergency First Aid at Height - EFAW 22/2/2019 18/4/2019 7/6/2019
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 8/1/2019 4/2/2019 12/2/2019
Rigging and Light Lifting 21/3/2019 22/5/2019 20/6/2019
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval 21/12/2018 3/1/2019 20/2/2019
Roof Safety, Access & Fall Protection - ARQIVA Gateway approved 19/12/2018 4/1/2019 16/1/2019
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 20/12/2018 4/1/2019 11/1/2019
Managing Work at Height 12/2/2019 11/4/2019 17/6/2019
Using Height Safety Equipment 17/12/2018 7/2/2019 4/3/2019
ISO Rope Access Supervisor 14/1/2019
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 11/1/2019 8/2/2019 5/3/2019
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 20/12/2018 24/1/2019 21/2/2019