Training Course


Stair Tower & Edge Protection for Managers (STEP)

The FASET STEP Course is designed for health & safety advisers, managers & supervisors. Or temporary works coordinators / designers & supervisors. For the management, planning, installation & inspection of STEP systems. It is a requirement of the Work at Height Regulations 2005, that STEP systems be inspected at regular intervals. Subsequently duty holders responsible for controlling work at height need to be competent to select, plan for and inspect STEP systems.

FASET STEP Course – Learning Outcomes

Candidates will have the knowledge to plan for and manage the installation of STEP. As a result, you will understand what to expect from contractors prior to work commencing. You will have the knowledge to select appropriate STEP systems relevant to the work. Identify components, faults, possible repercussions and specify actions to mitigate risks.


Training Room 1 – FASET STEP Course

Course Contents;

  • Standards & Legislation 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.

FASET STEP Course – Location;

This course is delivered at our training centre in Cheshire. Alternatively, we can deliver on-site or at your premises but a suitable classroom is a necessity.

Specific Instructions;

Courses held at our Training Centre include lunch and refreshments. There may be practical inspections, but PPE is not necessary. We have disabled welfare facilities should they be required.

Candidate numbers; Minimum 8, Maximum 12.




G & M Safety Netting have been working as our sole sub-contractor for safety netting and other safety measures for nearly 6 years now. Since we started our working relationship there has always been an excellent level of service and any issues that we come across are dealt with quickly and in a safe manner. As the legal requirements of health & safety has changed over the last few years between ourselves we have managed to look at the requirements and changes to systems and implemented the necessary training and education to meet the current legislation.After reviewing the market each year we believe G & M Safety Netting are at the fore front of the industry in their trade for safety, efficiency and customer care. Rhino Precast Ltd 


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

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G&M Safe Deck Ltd
G&M Safety Netting Ltd

7a Brooks Lane,
CW10 0JH

T: 01606 834 630
F: 01606 835 417



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