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 27/9/2017 29/9/2017 12/10/2017
Work at Height & Rescue Training, WTG - RUK/GWO 21/9/2017 25/9/2017 26/9/2017
Tower Climbing, Rescue & RF Overview 27/11/2017 12/12/2017
Working at Heights, WTG - RUK/GWO Revalidation 22/9/2017 25/9/2017 2/10/2017
Fire Awareness - RUK/GWO 11/10/2017 18/10/2017 25/10/2017
First Aid - RUK/GWO 21/9/2017 28/9/2017 5/10/2017
Manual Handling - RUK/GWO 11/10/2017 18/10/2017 25/10/2017
Confined Space Entry for WTG Low Risk Areas 29/9/2017 6/10/2017 20/10/2017
Wind Turbine Lifting Hoist Operations 2/10/2017 9/10/2017 12/10/2017
Confined Space Entry (Escape BA) 11/12/2017
Inspection of PPE - Competent Person 20/10/2017 12/12/2017
IRATA Rope Access Technician - Level 1 25/9/2017 30/10/2017 4/12/2017
Rigging and Light Lifting 2/11/2017
Tower Climbing, Rescue & RF Overview re-validation 27/9/2017 5/10/2017 16/10/2017
Roof Safety, Access & RF Overview - ARQIVA Gateway approved 28/9/2017 24/10/2017 1/11/2017
Industrial Climbing & Rigging 25/9/2017
Tower Crane Rescue 6/10/2017
Advanced Hub Rescue for Wind Turbines 3/10/2017 13/10/2017 1/11/2017
Managing Work at Height 9/11/2017
Using Height Safety Equipment 23/10/2017 20/11/2017 4/12/2017
Rescue After A Fall - Lowering and Lifting 5/12/2017
RF Hazards - Awareness and Monitoring 4/10/2017 1/11/2017