Outdoor Maintenance Safety Training

Course Objectives:

This one-day Outdoor Maintenance Safety Training Course is designed to provide participants with the appropriate information on the hazards and dangers associated with outdoor maintenance work.

  • List the legal requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 2005.
  • Identify the hazards of working in the outdoor environment.
  • Identify the hazards involved with the machinery and substances used.
  • Select the correct protective equipment required for different jobs.
  • Safe use of equipment.


Who should attend:

For all those persons who work involves outdoor maintenance and exposure to the hazards associated with this work.

Course Content:

  • Legal duties of both the Employer and Employees.
  • Safe Manual Handling.
  • Safe use of Strimmers.
  • Safe use of Lawnmowers.
  • Working at Heights and safe use of Ladders.
  • Safe use of Hedge Trimmers.
  • Safe use of Hand Sprayers.


Outdoor Maintenance Training Certification:

On successful completion of this course a Safety Matters Certificate will be issued.

Refresher Training is recommended after 3 years