Exposure to fall hazards in construction is a daily occurrence, but it doesn’t have to be! Unfortunately falls happen too often, and are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry.
HB Safety Trainings Chief Prevention Officer-approved course, Working at Heights: Principles of Fall Protection, has been designed to provide learners with the knowledge required to safely work at heights.
Our program is broken down into two main modules: basic theory and practical equipment. The basic theory module discusses working at heights hazards, controls, introduces the learner to the basics of fall protection, and ladder safety.
The practical equipment module focuses on the application and use of the different fall protection systems, their components, and their limitations. Learners must demonstrate how to inspect the equipment, don and doff the harness, and maintain 100% tie-off. These are performance outcomes and must be achieved successfully.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
HB Safety Training is an Ontario Chief Prevention Officer Approved Training Provider for the Working at Heights: Construction Program.
This refresher has been designed to reinforce key learning outcomes of the participants’ original working at heights training and ensure that participants are able to demonstrate their continued knowledge of the correct use of fall protection equipment.
Our program covers the practical portion of Working at Heights: Construction and focuses on the application and use of the different fall protection systems, their components, as well as their limitations. Learners must demonstrate how to inspect the equipment, don and doff the harness, and maintain 100% tie-off. These are performance outcomes and must be achieved successfully.
Note: You must have a learner ID # and bring it with you to your training.
WAH Full Course 8HRS(8:30-4:30):
WAH Refresher: 4HRS(8:30-12:30)
Please download our brochure for more information, pricing, course start times and training location. Private onsite training is available for all courses.
To register, please call 519-357-3721