OSHA Fall Protection Training
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This OSHA Fall Protection Training course was designed to cover the current safety training requirements found in the OSHA Regulations and A.N.S.I. regarding the Fall Protection User in the workplace.
Falls in the workplace are among the leading causes of injury and fatalities in the workplace year over year based on statistics released by BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics), NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) and OSHA Workplace Injury, Illness and Fatality Statistics.
It goes without saying that Fall Protection is also the most frequently sited standard in the USA. OSHA announced May 1st, 2023, it’s national emphasis program to reduce, and prevent workplace falls, a leading cause of workplace fatalities.
Fall Protection requirements have been around since the early 1970’s and over time regulations have been updated and additional regulations added to further protect workers subject to fall hazards in the workplace. With changes in safe work practices, innovations to fall protection equipment in today’s market and changes to regulations there is no reason we cannot keep our workers safe from falls.
By implementing proper site safety analysis, proper fall protection equipment, training, and education you can reduce the number of injuries and fatalities related to falls in your workplace. With this proper implementation of fall protection policies, equipment, and education you will increase productivity, morale and provide realized cost savings to your business.
Upon completion of OSHA Fall Protection training, the student will be familiar with, types of fall protections systems, fall hazards, methods of keeping a worker from falling, what happens during a fall, hands-on demonstration of personal fall arrest system equipment, understanding self-rescue techniques, the need to report fall hazards, and the importance of housekeeping.
Course Duration and Topics
4 to 6 hours of formal classroom training additional hands-on session: Est. 1-2 additional hours for hands-on use of equipment. Includes inspection and fitment of fall protection equipment.
Topics covered include:
- Establish Fall Protection’s Role in Today’s Industry
- OSHA’S requirements for Fall Protection.
- Basic Skills in Fall Hazard Recognition & Control in various work situations
- Fall Hazard Analysis Techniques.
- Fall Protection Systems: Fall Arresting, Fall Prevention, and differences.
- Provide Examples of Fall Protection Systems.
- Hazards Associated with Fall Protection.
- Rescue and Retrieval Requirements.
- Hands-on Inspection of Fall Prevention and Fall Arresting Equipment
- & more!
We offer a range of end-to-end training solutions designed
to fit your budget, convenience, and timing needs.
- Instructor Training
Instructor-led safety training courses
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At your location or conference room
- Classroom Training
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- Online Training
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Online course material with instructor-led training
Instructor-Led Safety Training Solutions
We offer in-person instructor led fall protection safety training in English, Spanish and Italian to our clients. Students will learn about fall protection in the workplace and get to experience properly fitting and wearing a harness along with what it feels like to be suspended.
Students will be presented with both good and bad fall protection for use and inspection for this training allowing full engagement in both theory and hands-on aspects of fall protection. Students will have the opportunity to experience what it feels like to be suspended in their harness with the use of a tripod and winch system. Some of the safety harnesses are additionally equipped with suspension trauma straps allowing students to not only learn what they are for but how to use it after a fall has occurred.
Online Safety Training Solutions
For clients that are looking for fall protection refresher training or simply need more flexibility with start and stop at your own pace capabilities, then our online fall protection safety training selections will provide the ideal solution. With over 2000 safety course titles, you can expect to have access to all the leading online safety training content in today’s market at the tip of your fingers. Our online safety training solutions include:
- HAZCOM GHS Training
- Confined Space
- Lock Out Tag Out
- Electrical Safety Training
- Construction Safety
- General Safety Training
- MEWP Operator Training
- Forklift Operator Training
- & many more!
At Omega Safety Training, Inc., we understand that each business has unique safety needs and requirements. That’s why we offer personalized training services tailored to meet specific industry standards and regulations. Our commitment is to ensure that your employees are well-prepared to maintain a safe working environment. Our goal is to provide comprehensive safety training solutions.
We invite you to contact us today and learn more about how we can help your business stay compliant with industry regulations while ensuring the safety of your employees and operations. Contact us now and let Omega Safety Training,
(281) 979-4849 or Email Us for assistance!