Fall Protection User/Rescue

Course Length:  2.5 hours

Course Objective:

  • Fall Protection training provides knowledge to employees who may be exposed to hazards involving falls in the workplace.

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Course Design:

  • Narrated e-learning modules

Successful Course Completion:

  • Requires successful completion of knowledge assessment.

Course Outline:

About Fall Protection

  • OSHA Statistics
  • Common Reasons for Falls
  • Key Historical Event
    • Golden Gate Bridge
      • Start of the Safety Movement

Types of Falls

  • Falls From Same Level
    • Slips, Trips
  • Falls From Elevation
  • What Makes Falls Dangerous
    • Free-Fall Distance
    • Free-Distance Example
    • Free-Fall Distance Calculations
    • Total Fall Distance Calculations
  • Factors in Fall Severity
    • Shock Absorbing Lanyards
    • Arresting Force with Example

 Fall Protection

  • Requirements
    • General Industry
    • Construction Industry
  • Employee Training Criteria
  • Anchor Point Criteria
  • Anchor Point Examples
  • Anchorage Placement
    • Beam Anchorage
      • Beam Clamps
      • Beam Straps
  • Body Harness
    • Characteristics
    • Components
    • Donning
  • Body Belt
  • Positioning Device
  • Fall Arrest Lanyards
    • Different Types
    • Characteristics
  • Body Harness/Lanyard Inspection
  • Connectors
    • Snap Hooks
      • Different Types
  • Deceleration Devices
    • Different Types
    • Characteristics
  • Rope Grab
  • Horizontal Lifeline
  • Climbing Technique
  • Safety Nets

Fall Protection Safety

  • Employee Responsibilities
  • Hazard Assessments
  • Control Measures
    • Engineering Controls
    • Administrative Controls
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Rescue Plan
  • Suspension Trauma
    • Symptoms
    • Effects on the Body
    • How to Avoid
  • Self-Rescue
  • General Precautions When Working at Elevation

About Fall Rescue

  • What is Fall Rescue?
  • Employer Responsibilities
  • Employee Responsibilities
  • Orthostatic Intolerance
  • How long can someone stay suspended?
  • Importance of Rescue Planning

Fall Rescue

  • Rescue Plan Contents
  • Rescue Plan Considerations
  • Post Fall Procedures
  • Medical Considerations
    • Suspended Victim
    • Rescued Victim
  • Types of Rescues
    • Self-Rescue
      • Deployable Ladders
      • Descent Devices
    • Assisted Rescue
      • Evacuation Harness
      • Self-Retracting Lanyards
      • Personnel Hoist
      • Rescue Pole/Remote Hook
        • Components/Use
        • Synthetic Rope & Tackle Box
    • Professional Rescue

Post Training Evaluation:

  • The employer shall ensure that each employee is evaluated to confirm that he/she understands the information provided in the training.

Reference Material / Documents:

OSHA 29 CFR 1926.500-503 (Subpart M)

OSHA 29 CFR 1910.21-30 (Subpart D)

American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z359 Standard

M&A Safety Services training conforms to OSHA CBT Training standards and ANSI Z4901. Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training. M&A Safety Services LLC. follows all ANSI training criteria.

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  • Course ID #: E049

Date

Sep 28 2022

Time

7:30 am

Cost

$60.00
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