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: 

8:30 am to 9:00am registration check-in and setup

9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Monday, July 13 16, 2020

9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Tuesday, July 14 16, 2020

9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Wednesday, July 15, 2020

9:00 am to 3:00 pm | Thursday, July 16, 2020

Each day of instruction will have two 15 minute breaks and one 30 minute break.

 

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE FORMAT
Connectivity requirements to attend the course:
  (1) a high speed internet connection
  (2) a desktop or laptop computer from which to work, i.e. a cellphone connection is insufficient
  (3) an active webcam or onboard camera
  (4) an active audio connection via either a computer microphone or separate telephone connection

REGISTRATION NOTES: Registration for this online course is restricted to residents or employees in OSHA Region 10 (Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska).

 

Certificates Including This Course