Basic Fall Protection

Cost: $249.00 Reference ID: PVHE-517

Course Overview

This eight-hour course includes theory and practical application exercises to introduce the student to standards for fall protection which meet or exceed both Alberta and BC Occupational Health and Safety standards. This program teaches all core concepts of fall protection from a regulatory and standards perspective including: fall protection requirements for workers and employers, hierarchy of fall protection, methods of hazard identification, examining various fall protection and fall arrest systems, equipment care and maintenance and understanding the ABCs of a personal fall protection system. Participants will gain an in-depth understanding of anchorages, body support and connectors, as well as an introduction to rescue basics, including self-rescue and assisted rescue. Upon successful completion of this course, students receive a College of the Rockies CE Certificate of Completion, valid for three years.

Invermere - Tuesday November 29th, 2022

Fernie - Monday February 27th, 2023

Golden - Saturday March 4th, 2023

Golden - Saturday April 15th, 2023

Fernie - Monday April 24th, 2023

Cranbrook Gold Creek - Friday May 5th, 2023