This course is designed for individuals working at height.
Overview: This course offers an awareness of the issues involved with fall protection. A focus on the theory of fall protection and the need to protect workers at height highlights this informative seminar. Participants are introduced to the legislation governing fall protection as well as the components of a fall protection system including body holding devices, anchorages, connectors and rescue.
Upon successful completion of this course the student will receive a certificate acknowledging they have met or exceeded OSHA, ANSI and CSA requirements as an Authorized Person.
- Local governing regulations relating to Fall Protection
- Traditional Fall Protection (e.g. handrails, guardrails, etc.)
- Fall Restraint systems
- Fall Arrest systems (including anchors, body support, connecting components and the importance of a rescue plan)