Falls from high elevations cause more serious injuries than any other type of industrial accident. According to OSHA, falls at construction sites and in large industrial facilities result in more fatalities than any other type of workplace accident. In 2013, 37% of all workplace fatalities were caused by falls.
This training is designed to teach the proper procedures for wearing fall protection and inspecting a scaffold prior to using it. The training consists of the following elements:
It is important to note that the minimum required
Personal Protective Equipment, PPE, for the hands-on training are shoes or work boots with a defined heel, long pants, short or long sleeve shirt and gloves. In addition,the Contractor Company must have a signed Employer Training Service Agreement with TRMA. Click HERE for a copy of the agreement.
No student will be allowed to take the Hands-on Fall Protection training unless they have the proper PPE and TRMA has a copy of the signed Training .Service Agreement from his/her employer