Fall Protection End User (OSSA-Accredited)
Duration: 1 day
Time: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
PPE Required: None
This 1-day Industrial/Commercial End User course is designed to prepare participants on the thorough understanding of the uses of fall protection. This course covers the many options that exist for working at heights, and will identify which option is best for your needs. This course is delivered in 8 hours that includes both theory and hands on activities using video analysis, and plenty of student participation. Each participant will be required to declare they are physically capable of performing the Controlled Weight Transfer. If a participant cannot partake in this activity, the OSSA accreditation will not be in effect.
Fall Accident Statistics
Governing bodies and Regulations
Dynamics of falling
Fall Protection Systems
Fall Protection Planning
Fall arrest system components
Clearance and free fall calculations
Equipment care, use and maintenance
Upon completion of this course you will know how to:
Correctly choose, fit and use the most effective methods of Fall Protection
Have successfully completed the Controlled Weight Transfer
Understand equipment specifications, limitations, care and maintenance
Understand the need for prompt rescue
Understand methods of eliminating fall hazard
Note: Participants must achieve 80% or more in the written exam to meet the Minimum OSSA requirements.
CRSP Points: BCRSP has previously awarded CM points for this event. The current contains 8 technical hours and may be eligible for BCRSP CM points. See BCRSP web site at www.bcrsp.ca for CM point criteria.
Non Members: $175.00
*Prices do not include GST