The goal of this comprehensive employee training program is to prevent injuries and death due to falls while working on elevated surfaces.
Fall Protection Training
At the completion of this training session, the participants will be acquainted with the following information:
I. Awareness Level
Duration: 4 hours
Audience: Provides general awareness, interest and support for workers who are seldom at height.
II. Fundamentals and Competent Skills Level
Duration: 1-2 days
Audience: Establishes an understanding of the systems available on-site and where they are to be used. This is for workers who use a number of pre-determined systems with established anchorages or for workers who are at a variety of locations, often skilled trades, using personal judgment in the selection, setup and use of fall protection, including temporary anchorages.
III. Competent Person Level
Duration: 4 days
Audience: Creates the necessary skill and knowledge base to meet the requirements for a competent person as determined by OSHA. Needed for individuals charged with the development, implementation and for main maintenance of a site fall protections program.
At the conclusion of the class, each participant will take a written examination and complete a course evaluation.