Working at Heights – Principles of Fall Protection

Training Provider # PRO-34618
Training Program # WAH-34618

Personnel who work in areas where they are exposed to fall hazards must be able to recognize those hazards and then implement appropriate measures to eliminate or control them. FSN’s programs provide a basis to teach workers how to incorporate these principles in to their activities. Included are PowerPoint presentations followed by hands-on training with body harnesses. Each student completes a written test and receives a wallet cart.

Applicable Certificate/License/Record of Training Regulations: Ontario Construction Regulation 213/91, Industrial Establishments 851.   GO TO REGULATIONS

Working at Heights (WAH) (1 day)

Intended For: Construction Employees working at heights.
Course Content: Introduces students to the various methods of fall prevention, travel restraint and fall arrest systems. Included are discussions on the use of guardrails, ladders, scaffolds, lifelines and body harnesses. A review will also be done on the proper use of body harnesses, lanyards and shock absorbers. Course includes theory & hands on components.
Prerequisites: None
Valid for: 3 years

Fall Protection (FP-01) (1/2 day)

Intended For: Industrial Employees working at heights.
Course Content: Introduces students to the various methods of fall prevention, travel restraint and fall arrest systems. Included are discussions on the use of guardrails, ladders, scaffolds, lifelines and body harnesses. A review will also be done on the proper use of body harnesses, lanyards and shock absorbers.
Prerequisites: None
Valid for: FSN recommends retraining after 3 years