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Gate Safety Training 2016

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Gate Safety Training 2016

Gate Safety has regularly been in the news for very negative reasons many times over the past few years.  Safety issues now affect every installer of both gates and barriers all over the UK.  The prospect of knowing and understanding the legislation and regulations involved can be extremely daunting.  Ellard can assist you and your fitters to feel confident you are completing a safe job and ensure you are working within the law.


Gate Safety Training 2016 from Ellard

Gate overview: Basic identification of gate types, automation systems, components and common brands.

Gate safety overview: Brief overview of legislation – requirements when commissioning new or existing automation systems and safety system devices.

RAMS – Risk assessments and method statements relating to gate installation, new and existing.

Practical fault finding and diagnosis: Familiarisation and safe use of electrical test equipment, requirements of electrical testing and practical training. Fault finding different gate systems, diagnosis and rectification.

Practical gate safety: Risk assess different gate systems, carrying out and/or recommending safety upgrades. Force testing, recording results and certification.


Here at Ellard we have a fully functional training space dedicated to providing a range of courses for our customers, in addition, we have recently installed a number of gates on site so attendees can hands-on for practical training.