Nearly 20% of all lost time injuries can be attributed to falls in the workplace. The majority of falls occur on the same level, while others involve falls to a lower level. The latter usually resulting in more serious injuries or death. But here is the good news – falls are preventable. This Fall Protection course will provide participants with an understanding of their responsibilities when working in areas where fall hazards exist, the use of and inspection of the required equipment and the critical controls necessary to reduce the risk of a fall.
No previous training is required.
Certification of the fall protection course requires full participation and course attendance. Candidates must achieve 70% on a multiple choice exam. Upon successful completion, the participant will receive certification that is valid for three years.
The duration of this course is 4 or 8 hours.
4-Hour Program: $125.00 per person plus GST (all course material included).
8-Hour Program: $225.00 per person plus GST (all course material included). Available at our Burnaby location.
*Please be advised we have a 3 business day cancellation policy.
Please contact Universal Health and Safety if you would like to book a group course. Online courses are also available.
Phone: 604.444.3732 ext. 222