Working At Heights

Summary

Under O. Reg. 213/91 Constructions projects, employees are required to complete Working at Heights training if they work on a construction project and are required to use any of the following methods of fall protection: Travel Restraining System/Fall Restricting System/Safety Net/Work Belt/Safety Belt.

COURSE DURATION
8 hours

Course Outline

Theory

  • Rights & Responsibilities
  • Hazard Recognition
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • Safety Procedures for warning methods and physical barriers
  • Safety Procedures for Ladders and Similar equipment
  • Introduction to Fall Protection Equipment

Practical

  • Barriers and Safety Nets
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Anchor Points
  • Work Positioning systems, work access and platforms
  • Rescue Planning