Training Course

FASET STEP for Managers

FASET – Stair Tower & Edge Protection for Managers (STEP)

This course is for health and safety advisers, site managers, project managers and Temporary Works Coordinators. For the control and management of installation & inspection. Furthermore it is a requirement for S.T.E.P. systems to be inspected every seven days or following adverse weather conditions. Consequently those responsible for controlling work at height need to be aware of the standards for S.T.E.P. and industry good practice. This can be costly if an independent company is used. Therefore considerable savings can be made if these inspections are carried out in house.

Learning Outcomes

Candidates will have the knowledge to plan and manage the installation of S.T.E.P. Identify faults and specify a remedial action to mitigate those risks. You will understand what to expect from contractors prior to work commencing. 


The course can be held at our centre, on-site, or at your premises, a suitable classroom is a necessity.

Course Contents;

  • Standards for Stair Towers & Edge Protection.
  • Temporary Works.
  • Planning & Paperwork.
  • Faults, Inspection of Systems.

Stair Towers;

  • Parts of a Stair Tower.
  • Limitations and tying in.
  • Post installation checks.

Temporary Edge Protection;

  • BS EN 13374; Classes A, B & C.
  • Components.
  • Planning.
  • Drawings.
  • Faults, Inspection of Systems.
  • Post installation checks.


FASET issue a Certificate of attendance valid for 3 years.

Specific Instructions;

Courses held at our Training Centre include Lunch and refreshments. We have disabled welfare facilities. There may be practical inspections. No PPE is required.

Candidate numbers; Minimum 8, Maximum 12

Timings; 0830-1630. 


G & M Safety Netting LTD have been providing our safety netting requirements at my present company for over 9 years now and before that at my previous company for 5 years.Since we started our working relationship there has always been an excellent level of service with both ourselves  and our customer's on site and we would recommend them as a great company to worth with.  Longley Concrete Group 

Mark Hulse, Contracts ManagerLongley Concrete Group

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Please use the form below to equire about this course or phone us on 01606 834 630



G&M Safety Netting
G&M Safety Netting Ltd,
7a Brooks Lane,
CW10 0JH

T: 01606 834 630
F: 01606 835 417



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