Falls are a leading cause of injuries in the workplace. It’s critical to understand the hazards of working at heights, as well as the application and limitations of the fall protection systems designed to protect you from falling.
This course is designed to provide users of fall protection systems with adequate knowledge to be able to assess the job, evaluate the hazards, and choose the correct fall protection system when working at heights.
*Please note that this is an awareness course only and does not include any hands-on training with fall protection equipment. If you are a job-seeker it is important to be aware that employers may require Fall Protection Certification obtained from a hands-on, in-person course.
What Will You Learn?
By the end of the course, you will learn how to:
Identify the uses of different fall protection systems
Recognize the roles and responsibilities of various workplace parties
Use the components of a fall arrest system
Control fall hazards in the workplace
Inspect fall protection equipment
Properly don a harness
Self-paced e-learning course with video and interactive quizzes
About 45 minutes of self-paced instruction
Final Test: Your course completion certificate will not be released until you successfully complete the final test with an 80% passing grade. Three failed attempts on the final test will trigger a failed course. In order to continue you must repurchase the course and begin again.
Internet connection is required.
Device Compatibility: PC, Mac, most mobile browsers
This course works best with the Google Chrome internet browser
Course access is not immediate. Please plan for up to 24-48 hours before you gain course access.
You will receive an email from our Training & Education Team within 24-48 hours with login information and instructions on how to access your course.
If you have purchased your course on a weekend or holiday, we will email you your access information within 24-48 hours of the next regular business day.
No Refunds or Cancellations
Online course orders and purchases are a final sale. Once your sale or order is placed, we cannot provide a refund or cancel your purchase. Please ensure that you are purchasing the correct training before placing your order or making your purchase.
This course is offered through the Occupational Safety Group (OSG)* e-learning platform. *Formerly known as OLE (Online Learning Enterprises).