Fall protection covers how to identify where and when fall protection is required, creating fall protection and what type of equipment and instruction is needed to meet objectives. We currently offer two levels of this training.
Fall Protection Authorized User (8-hours) (6/28/21): This eight (8) hour course is intended for employees who may be exposed to fall hazards meeting the requirements of OSHA 1926.503. Register here
Competent Person PPE Inspection (8-hours) (8/16/21): This is an 8 hour class for those who utilize or manage fall protection, rope access and rescue equipment. The course focuses on how to inspect, store, maintain and document equipment used for rope based operations. Register here
See full course details below for more information.
- Fall Protection – Authorized User
- Fall Protection – Competent Person
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FULL COURSE DETAILS
Fall Protection -Authorized User
This 8-hour course is intended for employees who may be exposed to fall hazards meeting the requirements of OSHA 1926.503.
- Understanding and identifying fall hazards
- Use and operation of fall protection systems
- Inspection, erection, dismantling, and maintaining systems
- Employee’s role in fall protection
Fall Protection-Competent Person
This 16-hour course is intended for employees who may be exposed to fall hazards meeting the requirements of OSHA 1910.126 & ANSI Z359 (2017).
- Understanding how and when to use fall protection
- How to calculate fall distances and choose appropriate safety equipment
- Understanding and application of OSHA’s fall protection standards and ANSI’s recommendations
- Utilizing fall protection equipment
- Understanding fall arrest vs. fall restraint
- Basics of suspension trauma
- Rescue and retrieval of a fallen worker
- Customized workplace specific hazards, equipment, and policies
- Roofing and Scaffolding work
- Building Construction
- Structural Engineering & Inspecting
- Theater & Production Rigging
- Communication Tower Climbers & Erectors
- Window Washers
- NDT Technicians
- General Facility Maintenance