Instructor-Led Trainings - Fall Protection for Authorized User
Course Description –
This course will assist students in identifying fall hazards and utilizing best practices in the elimination of predictable and identifiable slip, trip, and fall hazards. Throughout the course, students will be given written tests and practical application activities to ensure they fully understand and are able to demonstrate the skills taught. This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills to assess and control fall hazards, properly use, inspect and maintain fall protection equipment.
Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Fall Protection Standard
- Equipment Inspection
- Fall Hazard Recognition & Control
- Calculating Fall Distance
- Ladder Safety
- Training Requirements
- Fall Protection Systems
- Fall Protection & Rescue Plans
Who Should Attend?
The Fall Protection course is designed for those individuals who will or are currently fulfilling the role of an Authorized User in either a Construction (OSHA 1926) or General Industry (OSHA 1910) environment. This course will also provide excellent benefits to any individual who currently supervises employees working at heights of 6 feet or greater.
Participants will receive a course completion certificate and earn .8 Continuing Education Units from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DS/DW/WW02099006) upon successful completion of the course.