Fall protection information

Target group

All persons who work at heights, such as roofers, construction workers, scaffolders, snow removers and others.

Course goal

Following successful completion of the course, the participant shall:

Have knowledge of relevant laws and standards for working in fall risk environments
Have knowledge about how Personal Fall Protection Equipment is correctly used:
- Full-body harness
- Fall arrest lanyards
- Adjustable FA-lines
- Work positioning Lanyards
- Fall arrest block
- Sliding locks for rails and wires
Understand the importance of a thorough risk assessment and rescue plans
Understanding of what happens in a

Content

Theory

What happens in a fall?
What does the relevant Health & Safety law say?
Liability and responsibilities of the employer and employee? What does the relevant Work Environment Authority say? What are CE and EN markings?
Terminology
Risk analysis, rescue plan
What can be used as an anchorage point?
What equipment is used and how is it maintained?

Practical exercise

Correct and appropriate use of a Fall arrest system.

Miscellaneous

An assessment of the course participant is performed for quality assurance.
A certificate is awarded following successful completion of the course.
The course can be conducted at the customer's location.

Cresto reserves the right to cancel the course if the number of participants is less than 3 persons. If so, we will inform you one week before that start of the course.

 

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PRICE

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Caroline Magnusson
caroline.magnusson@cresto.se