Fall Protection Awareness
Fall Protection Awareness training is designed to familiarize workers with the dangers of fall hazards, as well as the proper adornment, use, care, and maintenance of fall protection equipment.
With falls being the leading cause of death in construction, it makes sense OSHA requires training for anyone using personal fall protection equipment.
This course covers:
OSHA’s “Hierarchy of Controls”
Fall Restraint Systems (Railing requirements)
Safety Monitors & Warning Lines
Fall Protection Plans (Competent Person Supervision)
Personal Fall Arrest Systems
System Types (Ropes, SRL, Fixed Lanyards)
Requirements for inspections and maintenance
OSHA/WAC requirements, covering trigger heights for compliance
Competent Person training various significantly depending on a clients specific needs. Training will include expanded elucidation of all of the user topics, as well possibly:
Developing Fall Protection Plans
Inspection Documentation Criteria
Working Over Water
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Class Duration: 2 h
Certification: Wallet Card
Validation: 2 years
Class size: 40
Special group rates available
Hands-on equipment on 4 h class only
Class available in Spanish (w/o hands-on)