Energy Safety Canada Fall Protection (Previously OSSA)

Operator in fall protection training classFall Arrest Course Description:

As of October 31st, 2019 the Energy Safety Canada training course has replaced the OSSA-approved Fall Protection training course.

The ESC Fall Safety program was designed to meet the fall safety needs of industrial and commercial workers. The fall protection program ensures that workers understand the security concepts of fall protection and how they relate in real work environments.

To make this training available, Leavitt is working with Advantage Learning Solutions. Visit their website to register!

NOTE: Government issued photo ID must be presented to obtain entry to the program.

Fall Arrest Course Objectives:

This one day program includes theory, tools and knowledge of fall protection to safely work at height. The course material is energetically delivered and includes hands-on activities, video analysis, and focuses on student participation.

  • To Comprehend Fall Protection Fundamentals & Regulations
  • To Understand Methods of Eliminating the Fall Hazard
  • To Identify the Components of Personal Travel Restrain & Fall Arrest Systems
  • To Understand Equipment Specifications, Limitations, Care & Inspection
  • To Understand Methods of Proper Planning When Controlling Fall Hazards
  • To Understand the Need for Rescue Planning & Preparedness

Certification Structure:

This program includes both theoretical and practical application and testing on the following topics:

  • Fall Accident Statistics
  • Dynamics Of Falling
  • Fall Protection Planning
  • Clearance & Free Fall Calculations
  • Anchor Points
  • Connectors
  • Equipment Care & Inspection
  • Rescue Principles
  • Governing Bodies & Regulations
  • Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Arrest System Components
  • Harness Fitting
  • Suspension Trauma

Duration: This course can be completed in one day or less. Completion times vary based on class size and other conditions.

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LNG-Approved Training Option

Leavitt Machinery is proud to offer site-approved training for the LNG pipeline project. As an approved JFJV training vendor, we offer several equipment training and safety courses that adhere to LNG project standards. This fall restraint training program is approved by Energy Safety Canada. Please note that only this fall protection program is LNG-approved. Our online and blended options may not meet the specific requirements of the LNG project. For more information, contact one of our training locations!

The LNG project seeks to create Canada’s first LNG (liquid natural gas) processing and exportation facility. With an estimated 4,500-7,000 employees, the LNG pipeline is the largest private-infrastructure project in Canadian history. The project is currently underway and has an estimated completion date of 2025.