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WFTR308 - Fall Protection for Rig Work
Course Code:
WFTR 308

Precluded Courses:

None

Calendar Description:
This 2-day course was developed in conjunction with the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors (CAODC). The course is intended for workers and other personnel involved in drilling and service rig operations. Topics include: fall protection principles, anchorages, body support devices, connecting components and devices, life lines and ladder-climbing techniques.

Date First Offered:
2005-12-01

Hours:
Total Hours: 16
Lecture Hours: 8
Field Experience Hours: 8

Total Weeks:
1

This course is offered online:
No

Pre-Requisites:
None

Non-Course Pre-Requisites:
None

Co-Requisites:
None

Rearticulation Submission:
No

Course Content:
Topics covered in this course are:

-Introduction to Fall Protection
-Principles of Fall Protection
-Anchorage and Anchorage Devices
-Body Support Devices
-Connecting Components
-Connecting Devices
-Lifelines and Ladder Climbing Systems

Appendix A Glossary of Terms
Appendix B Fall Protection Legislation (BC and Alberta)
Appendix C List of CSA Fall Protection Equipment Standards
Appendix D Additional Information Sources
Appendix E Case Studies
Appendix F Sample Fall Protection/Rescue Plan

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course students will have an understanding and be able to demonstrate the following:

-Principles of Fall Protection
-Anchorage and Anchorage Devices
-Body Support Devices
-Connecting Components
-Connecting Devices
-Lifelines and Ladder Climbing Systems

Grading System:
Pass/Fail

Passing Grade:
70%

Grading Weight:
Final Exam: 50 %
Participation: 50 %

Percentage of Individual Work:
100

Course Offered in Other Programs:
No

Text Books:

Required - ENFORM, Fall Protection for Rig WorkAdd Content...
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