Participants in this program will learn about recognizing and evaluating fall hazards in their workplace, describing the legislation, standards and guidelines that apply to fall hazards, listing controls for these hazards, and describing a plan of action to reduce injuries from falls in their workplace. A practical component is included in the program and includes fit testing and inspection of fall prevention equipment.
This course is valid for Industrial Regulation requirements.
Participants will discuss the fundamental elements of how to work safely at heights in a non-construction-related environment.
Ont. Reg. 851 – Industrial Establishments s. 79
Ont. Reg. 67/93 Health Care and Residential Facilities s. 10 (1)
Ont. Reg. 213/91 Construction Projects s. 21 (3), 26.2 (1)
Excerpt has been taken from the Industrial Establishments
79. A worker required to wear or use any protective clothing, equipment or device shall be instructed and trained in its care and use before wearing the protective clothing, equipment or device
Approx. 4 hours
Includes: Adaptive Learning Instruction, Testing (both written and practical)
Participant manual, wallet card, record of attendance
**Please note WorkSmart Safety Solutions training programs meet OHSA REGULATIONS and CSA STANDARDS**
Every Workplace in Ontario must comply with: OHSA