3115 Fall Protection

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Course Description: OSHA’s course on fall protection/fall prevention covers OSHA’s fall protection standards and policies in construction and non-construction, plus an overview of fall protection methods and best practices. Topics include: principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA standards and policies regarding fall protection. Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and usage of fall protection equipment, residential construction fall protection, training requirements, and developing a fall protection program. Upon successful completion of this course students will have the ability to assess compliance with the OSHA Fall Protection standard, evaluate installed passive systems and fall arrest systems and develop and implement fall protection plans.

Additional Topics: 29 CFR 1926 Subpart M, Sample Fall Protection plans,Consensus standards and summaries, Fall hazard analysis, Fall accidents and fatalities, Litigation decisions, Pre and post test.

Additional training with NCSH 424 Hands-On Fall Protection: 29 OSHA 3115 Fall Protection is a prerequisite to the Keene State College Safety Education Center course, Hands-On Fall Protection. When offered, this course often follows after the three-day 3115 Fall Protection course. For 424 details click here.

Days: 3 | Credits: 1.8 CEUs, TCH; 3.01CM  |  $795


Course Section Dates Location
NCOS-3115-N2C Feb. 26-28, 2018 Mashantucket, CT
NCOS-3115-N6C June 7-9, 2018 Keene, NH
NCOS-3115-N9C Sept. 25-27, 2018 Millbury, MA
NCOS-3115-N11C Nov. 26-28, 2018 Montpelier, VT