This Fall Protection training course is designed for individuals and contractors who are responsible for the supervision, implementation and monitoring of a managed fall protection program in construction. It provides a fundamental understanding of the Hawaii Occupational Safety & Health (HIOSH) for The Fall Protection OSHA standards, as well as providing the participant with solid practical knowledge on how to identify and control common fall hazards. Participants will expand their knowledge and ability to identify hazardous conditions, develop programs and make equipment selections to properly deal with fall hazards.
This course will also develop an overall knowledge of how to select, inspect, use and install fall protection systems, and covers hazard identification and applicable commercial and residential construction regulations. This Course is focused on the New Fall Protection Directives and residential requirements for all contractors in the State of Hawaii.
Upon successful completion of the seminar, participants will be able to recognize and mitigate fall hazards through a hierarchy of fall hazard controls and will have a basic understanding of the following:
- OSHA, 29 CFR 1926.500, Subpart M and the ANSI Z359 Fall
Protection Code of 2007
- Total fall distance calculations
- Free Fall distance calculations
- Minimizing fall forces
- Inspection procedures
- Donning procedures
- Selection, application and care of equipment
Total Hours: 4 Hours(8:00 a - 12:00 p)
DATE: Feb 18, 2017
June 10, 2017