OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart M - Fall Protection; and 1910.23 - Guarding Floor & Wall Openings & Holes Training Certification
- OSHA states that every employee who might be exposed to fall hazards shall receive training on recognizing the hazards of falling, and the procedures to be followed in order to minimize these hazards (OSHA 29 CFR 1926.503(a)(1).
- The employer shall provide a training program for each employee who might be exposed to fall hazards. The program shall enable each employee to recognize the hazards of falling and shall train each employee in the procedures to be followed in order to minimize these hazards.
- Falls are among the most common causes of serious work-related injuries and deaths.
- Employers must take measures in their workplaces to prevent employees from falling off overhead platforms, elevated work stations or into holes in the floor and walls.
Hands-On Activities include: Students will demonstrate their ability to properly don a full body harness, the proper use of Horizontal & Vertical Fall Arrest & Restraint Lifeline Systems, the proper use of Suspension Trauma Straps and the ability to recognize Incompatible Connections.
COST: $95 per person. Designated Competent Person Training Certificate and wallet card upon completion.