Aims and objectives

The committee was formed by members of HSE’s Construction Corporate Topic Group [CDTU] to complement HSE’s Falls from Height Priority Programme.

The project had the following aims :

The project has the following  objectives by which it may ultimately be evaluated :

  • The successful formation of the Committee
  • The publication of a training standard agreed and acceptable for use by all training associations providing training for work at height
  • To have any publications accepted as Industry Standards ( a way of doing this is for the agreed Standard to be accepted as a British Standard)
  • To develop and publish a core syllabus which is recognised by HSE as  meeting the basic competence requirement of the Work At Height Regulations
  • To get full adoption of ACWAHT recommendations for this syllabus into the constituent member association’s own training programmes and by other training providers


Page last updated  18/4/2006

[ACWAHT Home] [About Us] [Contact Us] [Membership] [Aims/objectives]

site designed and managed by Relative-Solutions Ltd     Site last updated    13 July 2006