Construction worker on beams wearing fall protection equipment

Fall Protection Authorized Person

Course Description

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This course offers an awareness of the issues involved with fall protection. A focus on the best practices in fall protection and the need to protect workers at height highlights this informative training course. Participants are introduced to the regulations and standards governing fall protection as well as the components of a fall protecti​on system​ including body support, anchorages, connectors and rescue.

Upon successful completion of this course the student will receive a certificate recognizing they have completed the training required to meet OSHA and ANSI requirements as an Authorized Person.​

  • Topics Discussed

    OSHA Regulations relating to fall protection

    • Local governing regulations relating to fall protection
    • Traditional fall protection (e.g. handrails, guardrails, etc.)
    • Fall restraint systems
    • Fall arrest systems (including anchors, body support, connecting components and the importance of a rescue plan)​
  • Duration: 
    0.5 days (up to 4 hours)

    Recommended Attendance:
    This course is designed for individuals working at height.

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