Competent Person Fall Protection For Construction

Date(s) - 01/28/2019
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Why fall protection is important
  • Examples of real life accidents/incidents
  • Common mistakes and misuse of fall protection equipment
  • OSHA regulations regarding conventional fall protection methods:
    – Guardrails
    – Personal Fall Arrest Systems
    – Safety Nets
  • How to wear and inspect fall protection equipment:
    – Harness
    – Lanyard (standard, rope and retractable)
  • Anchor point regulations and how to properly install following manufacturer instructions
  • Horizontal life lines and OSHA rules and regulations regarding their use
  • Calculating the fall distance for wearing different kinds of personal fall arrest systems
  • Swing hazards regarding personal fall arrest systems
  • OSHA regulations regarding holes and hoist areas
  • Falling object protection
  • Fall protection during leading edge work
  • Roofing work regulations
  • Fall protection training requirements per OSHA
  • Final multiple choice test


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