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Fall Arrest Training Course Outline
- Module 1: Introduction to Fall Arrest
- Module 2: Hazard Elimination
- Module 3: Fall Arrest
- Module 4: Fall Planning
Course Running Time: 90 mins
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to understand the following:
- The different types of fall protection / fall arrest systems
- Fall protection planning, including how to spot fall hazards and avoid them
- The types of personal protective equipment (PPE) used for fall protection
- CSA standards and how to maintain your protective great
Key Points on Fall Arrest Protection:
- Fall arrest is to stop a worker safely after a fall has occurred
- Anyone working at a height of 3 meters or more is mandated, by law, to complete fall protection training requirements
- All employers are required to show diligence when training employees
- By taking both theory and practical on-site training employees will achieve occupational health and safety regulation compliance
Who Needs Fall Arrest Protection Training?
Any individual who will be working at heights with a potential free fall distance of more than 3 meters must have fall arrest training. This includes, but is not limited to, the following industries and workers:
- Oil and Gas
- Commercial Window Washers
- Electrical Workers
- Municipal Employees
Helpful Provincial Guidelines:
Ontario Fall Arrest Training Standards
As of April 1, 2015 the Ministry of Labour for Ontario has implemented new training regulations pertaining to Fall Arrest Protection training. The training is called "Working at Heights" and can only be taken in a classroom setting by a certified provider. The Ministry of Labour for Ontario will provide the list of providers. There will be a 2 year implementation period for workers to obtain this training (April 1, 2017)
Online certificates for Fall Arrest Protection training can still be accepted by employers during this 2 year period, however, there is a possibility that additional (hands-on) training could be required.
Free Multiple Exam Attempts
You will not be charged for each exam attempt and can view the course material and take the exam as many times as required.
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