Important Information

Important Information about our training

Why do you need training?

Working at Height  training is crucial to all who participate in any activities that require you to work, supervise, plan or organise work at height.

Did you know?

 Over 200 people are killed each year in accidents at work and over one million people are injured. Over two million suffer illnesses caused by, or made worse by, their work. Effective training can help to make you or your workforce competent and confident in health and safety.

Why train with Arco Professional Safety Services Ltd?

Our key specialist training services cover:

Although our specialist training services cover the majority of requirements, we regularly develop courses for specific customer requirements.

We were the first company to be successfully audited against the British Standard 8454:2006 Code of Practice for the Delivery of Training & Education for Working at Height & Rescue. We have been audited and approved to this training standard by a UKAS accredited Quality Assurance Company with this standard now fully integrated into our ISO Quality Management system.

What are Arco Professional Safety Services Ltd Training facilities?

ECCLESHALL TRAINING CENTRE - Raleigh Hall Ind Est. Eccleshall, Stafford, ST21 6JL 

Our unique, purpose-built training centre in Staffordshire boasts an;

  • Indoor training suite

  • A 30 metre Electricity Pylon and Telecommunication Tower combined (the only one of its kind in the country).

  • A dedicated rigging and rescue zone. One of the largest multi purpose rigging and lifting areas

  • A 10 metre vertical shaft and two horizontal pipe runs for Confined Spaces training

These practical training areas combined with our fully equipped classrooms make this a facility which is unrivalled anywhere in the UK. As well as this we also offer a client site training service where we come to you.


LINLITHGOW TRAINING VENUE (Opening March 2020) - Mill Lane Industrial Estate, Linlithgow, EH49 7QY

Our new training facility in Linlithgow, Scotland has a:

  • 20 metre tower

  • Multiple classrooms

For courses such as; Advanced climber, Tower rescue, Tower rescue refresher, Fall protection equipment training (FPAP), Fixed ladder rescue (pre-requisite of FPAP), Rescue from height (Rescue equipment must be specified before course), Aerial Rigging and Light lifting and rigging.


ENFIELD TRAINING VENUE - 25 Jute Lane, Enfield EN3 7PF 

We also do training in Enfield, London which has:

  • 10 metre roof access systems

  • indoor facilities.

We hold courses such as Rooftop safety and access, Fall protection equipment training (FPAP), Fixed ladder rescue (pre-requisite of FPAP), Rescue from height (Rescue equipment must be specified before course) and a Full suite of confined space access and rescue courses.


WARRINGTON TRAINING VENUE - Warrington Business Park, Long Lane, Warrington WA2 8TX 


BLAYDON TRAINING VENUE - Tundry Way, Chain Bridge Rd, Blaydon-on-Tyne NE21 5SJ 


CRAWLEY TRAINING VENUE - Barns Court, Turners Hill Road, Crawley Down, West Sussex, RH10 4HQ 

CITB Grants: Approved Training Organisation (ATO)

An ATO is a training provider, construction employer’s in-house training department or educational establishment which has been awarded approved status by CITB.  This means their training courses and qualifications are of high industry standard.  The aim is to build a stronger more resilient workforce within the construction industry by providing training that has been quality assured by CITB. 

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