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Working at Heights

This course will ensure that participants can demonstrate an understanding of the following:

WorkSafe BC standard requirements regarding guardrails,  fall restraint versus fall arrest, ladders and work platforms.

Legislation as it relates to fall protection hierarchy:

  • Fall protection plan
  • Equipment
  • Anatomy of a fall
  • Harness fit
  • Rescue & site management
  • Types of falls and effects

Participants will learn how to recognize, evaluate and control hazards, as well as complete a hazard assessment, fall arrest calculations, proper donning and doffing of fall protection equipment and how to inspect the equipment.

Earlier Event: July 23
Occupational First Aid Level 1
Later Event: July 26
Aerial Work Platform (AWP)