386 EM 385 Fall Protection 24-Hour Competent Person

A Keene State College Safety Education Center Course. 

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Course Description: This 24-hour (3-day) training course is designed for those individuals who will be or are responsible for being a Fall Protection Competent Person, Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO), or are involved with working at heights on an Army Corps of Engineers project or facility as prescribed by EM385-1-1. This course meets the requirements of the ANSI/ASSE Z359.2 Standard (Minimum Requirements for a Comprehensive Managed Fall Protection Program) as per EM 385-1-1. Course topics and content include: inspecting fall protection systems prior to use; installation of fall protection systems; fall protection component compatibility; estimating free fall distances; total required fall clearance; fall protection systems dismantling and storage; the common hazards associated with each system component; and fall protection rescue plan and procedures development. The training also includes physical demonstrations by the individual(s) trained on how to properly select, inspect, anchor, assemble, and use the fall protection equipment. Additionally, the training follows the ANSI.

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 Days: 3 | Credits: 2.4 CEUs  |  Available On-site by Request