This course was designed to educate students on how to recognize and work safely at heights. Working with heights presents workers with many health and safety variables and safe work procedures need to follow strict guidelines and regulations. This course consists of both classroom and practical hands-on segments. The practical exercises will allow students a chance to work with fall protection equipment in a controlled and organized manner. Students will have the opportunity to correctly use and understand the restrictions on the different types of fall protection equipment. Under the direct supervision of our certified instructor, students will gain an understanding and respect for working with heights.
Date First Offered:
Total Hours: 8
Lecture Hours: 6
Field Experience Hours: 2
This course is offered online:
-Importance of Fall Protection
-Historical Data Classifications
-Fall Protection Systems
-Fall Protection Full Body Harness
-Equipment Inspection and Maintenance
-Ropes, Cables, and Knots
The goal of this course is to provide sound advice and flexible solutions to workers, supervisors, and management in helping to plan for working safely at heights.
70% on written
Final Exam: 100 %
Percentage of Individual Work:
Course Offered in Other Programs:
Pass/fail discretion of the instructor on the practical exercises.
All students are required to supply their own personal protective equipment (PPE) which includes:
-Steel Toe Boots
Required - HSE Integrated, Industrial Worker Fall Protection