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Working At Heights

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

$180

STS Group’s CPO approved Working at Heights training program delivers mandatory baseline training which is mandatory for all workers who work on construction sites and are exposed to risks of fall. STS Group’s approved training program provides workers with the required knowledge for working at heights safely. Students will obtain hands-on use in connecting different types of fall protection equipment and inspecting the components of selected fall protection equipment.

Working at Heights (WAH) is mandatory for all construction workers who work at heights or at risk of falling. Many job candidates take it upon themselves to complete the certification before an interview, as a way to increase their odds of getting hired. This course addresses safe practices and procedures as specified in Construction Regulation by the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Students will obtain hands-on use in connecting different types of fall protection equipment and inspecting the components of selected fall protection equipment.

Topics included but not limited to:

Part One: Basic Theory

  • Introduction to Working at Heights
  • Rights and Responsibilities (OHSA)
  • Fall Hazard Identification and Controls
  • Warning Methods and Physical Barriers
  • Ladders and Similar Equipment
  • Introduction to Personal Fall Protection Equipment

Part Two: Practical Equipment

  • Introduction to Personal Fall Protection Systems
    1. Travel Restraint System
    2. Fall Restricting System
    3. Fall Arrest System
  • Understanding the Components of Personal Fall Protection Systems
    1. The Anchor Point
    2. Full Body Harness
    3. Connecting Lanyard and Lifeline
    4. Shock Absorber
    5. Locking Snap Hook and Carabiner
  • Inspection of Personal Fall Protection Components
  • Connecting Personal Fall Protection Systems
  • Rescue Plan

Price: $160 + HST

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$180

Organizer

STS Canada
Phone:
(905) 943-4343

Location

STS Health and Safety Training & Consultants Inc.
2833 16th Avenue Buttonville Municipal Airport Main Terminal Offices
Markham, ON L3R0P8 Canada
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Phone:
416 635 7800

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Working At Heights April 8
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STS Group is a Full Service Workplace Health and Safety Training & Consulting Company, providing occupational health and safety training and consulting services for various industries at affordable prices since 1992.

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STS Health and Safety Training & Consultants Inc.

2833 16th Avenue
Buttonville Municipal Airport
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Markham, ON L3R 0P8
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