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Fall Protection Training

Fall protection training is required for any operator that wishes to use a MEWP on a job site. That’s why Leavitt Machinery offers a comprehensive fall arrest training program. It is a comprehensive course that combines practical and theoretical components. All content is delivered by one of our experienced instructors, ensuring participants are educated in the best safety practices.

This fall protection training is designed to adhere to the regulations of the jurisdiction it takes place in. Students can make use of our online endorsement service to obtain certifications for other jurisdictions. As a result, students no longer need to take a similar course to be certified in other regions. This saves time and money without cutting down on safety or knowledge. Contact our training team to book your fall protection training today!

Fall Protection Training Topics

This fall arrest training includes hands-on activities, video analysis, and practical demonstration. The topics covered are:

  • Course introduction.
  • Hazards of working at heights.
  • Fall protection oversights.
  • Connectors.
  • Descent and rescue procedures.
  • Equipment care workshop.
  • Harness donning workshop.
  • System analysis workshop.
  • Ladders workshop.
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP) workshop.

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Fall Arrest Training Course Structure

This 8-hour in-class course gives operators the knowledge and experience they need to stay safe while working at great heights. Below is the course structure:

  1. Identifying hazards.
  2. Regulatory bodies and standards.
  3. Fall safety systems and planning.
  4. Personal and shared systems.
  5. Anchor points.
  6. Body holding devices.
  7. Connectors.
  8. HLL / VLL / SRL.
  9. Descent and rescue procedures.
  10. Equipment care and maintenance.
  11. Hands-on workshops and experience.

Fall Protection Training Course Duration

Most courses can be completed in one day or less. Additional time and seats are available for new operators. Upon completion, participants are awarded a fall protection certification that is valid for 3 years. Please note that this course is only available as in-class training.

Want to know more about the training solutions we offer? Visit our course calendar or browse our online course catalog today!