Fall Protection

Course Info

The Occupational Health & Safety Regulation requires workers to use fall protection systems when they could fall from a height of 3m (10ft) or more, or where a fall from a lesser height could result in serious injury.

 

This course has been designed to provide basic information to assist both employers & employees to meet their responsibilities under the Occupational Health & Safety regulations & to decrease the risk of injury.

Key Content

  • Fall protection measures required by the Occupational Health & Safety Regulations

  • Items required in a written fall protection plan

  • Basic principles for safe selection & use of ladders

  • The hierarchy for fall protection methods

  • Information on the difference between fall restraint & fall arrest systems

  • Components of personal fall protection systems & their specifications

  • Proper application of full body harnesses, lanyards & vertical lifeline rope grabs

  • Reasons for following safe work practices related to personal fall protection systems

Course Duration

  • 3 hours 

Language

  • English

Prerequisite

  • None

Certificate

  • 3 Years

Campus

  • Surrey / Abbotsford

Course Price

  • $75.00 + GST