OSHA Fall Protection Training Course (1 Hour)

Course Details

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TIME TO COMPLETE: Approximately 1 hour
CONTINUING EDUCATION: 0.1 CEUs, 1 contact hours
ACCOUNT ACTIVE FOR: 30 days
REGULATIONS SATISFIED: Provide a greater understanding of fall hazards in construction and other tasks performed above ground, as well as more caution when performing such jobs, and better use of personal fall arrest systems. This course will meet the requirements of title 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Subpart M and all other applicable standards.
PREREQUISITES: None
NOTE: If you work in California you will need the Cal/OSHA Fall Protection Course.

Max Subscription Days: 30 Days
Code: fallfed
Subjects: ENGLISH COURSES OSHA Safety Courses
Price: US $25.00

Did you know that falls remain one of the leading causes of death for construction workers accounting for 384 of the 991 construction fatalities recorded in 2016? That is why Fall Protection training is an important part of a worker’s overall safety training. Hazmat School’s OSHA Fall Protection training course is designed for workers who might be exposed to fall hazards. The program shall enable each employee to recognize the hazards of falling and shall train each employee in the procedures to be followed in order to minimize these hazards as well as go over some ladder safety techniques.

 

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COURSE OBJECTIVES:

 

Upon completion of this Fall Protection Training Course, you should know:

  • Identify the levels where fall protection is required to be implemented.
  • Define the methods of controlling the hazards associated with falls in the order that they are required to be used.
  • List examples of each type of control identified.
  • Identify the three factors associated with the use of a Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS).
  • Define the acceptable criteria for using a PFAS.
  • Identify the requirements for using a scaffold system.
  • List the elements of a Fall Protection Plan.
  • List the three types of ladders used in the workplace.
  • Identify the proper procedures for the selection and use of a portable ladder.
  • Describe the basic inspection criteria for portable ladders.
  • Describe the requirements for inspection of PFAS equipment.
  • Describe the inspection criteria for use of a scaffold.
  • Satisfied the requirements for training in elevated work in accordance with applicable OSHA regulations.

 

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

 

Students may have to complete review sections along the way and a final exam at the end of the course. You will need a computer or iPad with Internet access and an email account. No text is required; all course materials are available online. The course will take approximately 1 hour to complete.

 

GRADING POLICY

 

Passing this course requires completing the multiple choice or true/false exam with a grade of 75% or better. If you do not receive a grade of at least 75% on the final quiz, you may retake the quiz up to a total of three (3) times.

 

COURSE SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES

 

The course is designed to be self-paced. You will have 30 days to complete it and can come and go as you need. After one month, you will need to re-enroll. Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a pdf certificate right away.

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