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:

  • Regulatory Information
  • Definitions
  • General Protection Concepts
  • Walking/working surfaces
  • Guardrail Systems
  • Safety Nets
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems and Positioning Devices
  • Fall Protection Equipment-anchor systems, snap hooks, carabiners, lanyards, lifelines, rope grabs, winches/tripods
  • Protection from Falling Objects
  • Ladder Safety-general requirements, fixed & portable ladders
  • Working over or near water
  • Planning & monitoring
  • Scaffolding Safety Awareness Introduction-Rescue Importance; Rescuer Responsibilities
  • Rescue hazards & principles
  • Review of Rescue Equipment
  • Rope Rescue Systems (belay, knots, rappelling)
  • Mechanical advantage systems (winches, block/tackle)
  • Rescue Anchor Systems & Equipment
  • Rescue of injured personnel using a litter
  • Rescue Planning & Emergency Management

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 Z490.1. 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


May 10 2021


7:30 am