This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods.  Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.  Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential construction fall protection, training requirements, and developing a fall protection program.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to assess compliance with the OSHA Fall Protection Standard, evaluate installed passive systems and fall arrest systems, and develop and implement fall protection plans. 

SCHEDULE:

March 21–23, 2021
8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Monday–Wednesday

Please note, all attendees will be required to follow safety protocols as instructed to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Location

Univeristy of Alaska Anchorage - Gordon Hartlieb Hall
3300 Seawolf Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
United States

Directions and Accommodations

Access to Gordon Harlieb Hall (GHH) is restricted, so someone will meet you at the locked door to let you in. The entrance door is inset and somewhat hidden on the west side of the building between GHH and the welding building. Please call Lynda Kreps at (907) 786-6421 if you need assistance.

PARKING: 
The UAA parking lots require daily paid metered parking and allow for in and out privileges. Payment can also be made using the Passport Parking app on your phone.

DIRECTIONS - PDF map to UAA GHH