Fall Protection (3M Fall Protection Group)

This course will allow participants to understand the use of fall protection, as it relates to working at heights. Various fall protection options exist, this course identifies which options may best meet the participant’s needs, and give the tools and knowledge to work at height safely.

DESIGNED FOR

Workers who need basic fall protection training to work in areas with potential fall hazards.

TOPICS INCLUDE

  • Hazard identification
  • Regulatory bodies
  • Fall safety systems and planning
  • Shared and personal systems
  • Anchor points
  • Body holding devices
  • Connectors
  • Descent/Rescue – overview
  • Equipment care
  • Hands-on workshop
  • Fall arrest system evaluation

Participants will engage in hands-on training activities, including inspecting, fitting, adjusting and connecting fall protection systems and components. Following this course, students will have the ability to assess and evaluate fall arrest systems, and to develop and implement fall protection plans.

COMPLETION

Upon successful completion of the written exam with a minimum score of 70%, you will receive a temporary Certificate of Completion. The permanent certificate will be mailed to your provided mailing address within 30-days of course completion.

Duration: Full Day (approx. 8 hrs)

Certification: 3M Fall Protection Group                          Expiry: 3 years