Working from heights can be nerve-wracking for a number of reasons, not least of which is the potential fall. Luckily, fall protection systems can be put in place to prevent and/or arrest falls. This Fall Protection (Awareness) course is designed to teach you the basics of fall protection so that you can recognize and use the various fall protection systems available to you.
This Fall Protection (Awareness) course covers the following topics:
Fall protection systems
Full body harnesses and their five classes
Connecting hardware and devices
Maximum arrest force, free fall distance, and clearance
Basic inspection and care requirements
How to don a full body harness
Fall protection plans and rescue planning
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Average Completion Time
Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 60 minutes.
Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 70% or greater.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.