Fall Protection

  • Course location: SSM and on-site
    Class size: 16 maximum
    Course duration: 1 day (6-8 hours, depending on class size)
    $239 per person / $1,799 group rate

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      Course Description

    Fall ProtectionThis course includes a written and practical skill assessment to validate training competencies. Safety Services Manitoba has also introduced student response technology into the Fall Protection training for a more interactive experience. Safety Services Manitoba’s Fall Protection training provides students with the most current legislative information including industry best practices. This program teaches participants how to exercise the hierarchy of controls including fall prevention, fall restraint, and fall arrest as each situation will be different when working at heights. Students will learn how to inspect fall protection equipment, how to don a harness, and have the opportunity to experience what it feels like to hang in a harness. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of this course.

      Learning Outcomes

      • Module 1 – Introduction to Fall Protection Systems

      • Module 2 – What Are the Major Types of Fall Hazards?

      • Module 3 – Who is Responsible for Each Task?

      • Module 4 – What Do Fall Protection Systems Look Like?

      • Module 5 – Protecting Yourself From Falls

      • Theory test and review of test

    Practical
    Participants will each inspect components of a fall protection system, i.e., harness, lanyards and hardware. Participants will also have the opportunity to briefly be suspended in a harness.

      Legislation

    Manitoba Regulations Part 14

    Persons working at a vertical height of 10 feet or more (Manitoba) or 8 feet or more (Federally) must implement fall protection programs in their workplace.

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      What are our students saying?

    • “Excellent training resources and facility.”
    • “I get good information and learn from Safety Services Manitoba every time.”
    • “The instructor was very understandable.”
    • “Very professional presentation.”
    • “Very open dialogue during the course, it was easy to ask questions.”
    • “Safe climbing methods and proper safety procedures to eliminate falls.”
    • “This course gave me confidence.”
    • “Learned how to plan for rescue after a fall.”
    • “Learned how to fit a harness properly.”

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