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.

With a floor area of  over 11,000ft², the centre is purpose built and 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
NEW MATS Rooftop Worker – Safety & Access 16/02/2023 22/02/2023 02/03/2023
GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher – Onshore Package 13/03/2023 03/04/2023 30/05/2023
GWO Basic Safety Training – Onshore Package 20/03/2023 15/05/2023 12/06/2023
GWO Advanced Rescue Training Refresher (ARTR) 04/04/2023 31/05/2023 28/06/2023 23/08/2023
GWO Advanced Rescue Training (ART) 15/03/2023 03/05/2023 26/07/2023
GWO Working at Heights Refresher (WAHR) 28/02/2023 28/03/2023 03/04/2023
GWO Working at Heights (WAH) 06/03/2023 21/03/2023 15/05/2023
GWO Manual Handling (MH) 17/02/2023 02/03/2023 09/03/2023
GWO Fire Awareness (FAW) 17/02/2023 02/03/2023 09/03/2023
GWO First Aid Refresher (FAR) 13/02/2023 28/02/2023 14/03/2023
GWO First Aid (FA) 23/03/2023 18/05/2023 15/06/2023
GWO Basic Safety Training Refresher (BSTR) – Offshore Package 27/02/2023 27/03/2023 11/04/2023
GWO Basic Safety Training (BST) – Offshore Package 24/04/2023 22/05/2023 19/06/2023
GWO Slinger Signaller (SLS) 23/02/2023 27/02/2023 27/03/2023
GWO Enhanced First Aid (EFA) 24/04/2023 07/06/2023 02/08/2023
GWO Working at Heights with Manual Handling Refresher (MHR & WAHR) 16/02/2023 27/03/2023 11/04/2023
GWO Working at Heights with Manual Handling (WAH & MH) 23/03/2023 24/04/2023 22/05/2023
GWO Sea Survival (SS) 01/03/2023 29/03/2023 13/04/2023
MATS Initial Basic Tower Climbing & Rescue (inc. EUSR Registration) 20/03/2023 17/04/2023 02/05/2023
Height Safety & Rescue After A Fall 29/03/2023 04/04/2023 13/04/2023
Harness Fitting & Use 21/04/2023
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 16/03/2023 18/05/2023 15/06/2023
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 01/03/2023 15/03/2023 24/03/2023
Rigging and Light Lifting 15/06/2023
MATS Tower Climbing and Rescue Reval (inc. EUSR Registration) 24/03/2023 30/03/2023 03/04/2023
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 10/03/2023 17/03/2023 24/03/2023
Using Height Safety Equipment 03/03/2023 10/03/2023 31/03/2023