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Canceled: Fall Protection Training

Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Safety and Risk Management, 2nd Floor Training Room

This course has been canceled due to low enrollment.  If you need to take this OSHA required course, please contact Trevor at 994-7760 to schedule a training.

 

Do you work at heights and use, or should use fall protection?  If so, join us for an interactive class learning about Fall Protection, the different types, how it is used, and how to keep yourself and others below you safe.

 

This course examines the Fall Protection Standard (OSHA 1926.503) including nature of fall hazards in the work area; the correct procedures for erecting, maintaining, disassembling, and inspecting the fall protection systems to be used; the use and operation of guardrail systems, personal fall arrest systems, safety net systems, warning line systems, safety monitoring systems, controlled access zones, and other protection to be used; the role of each employee in the safety monitoring system when the system is used; equipment selection, inspection, and usage. 

Intended Audience: All employees that work at heights over 6', use scaffolding and lifts. 

Prerequisites: None 

How you will benefit: At the conclusion of the course you will be able to: 

  • Eliminate Hazards.
  • Choose, set, and inspect appropriate anchors.
  • Know when to use travel restraint systems.
  • Establish control zones.
  • Use fall protection with scaffolds and manlifts.
  • Use fall protection on a sloped roof.
  • Inspect and use fall arrest systems.
  • Appropriately select and inspect fall protection gear.
  • Understand broadly emergency rescue and fall protection.

Registration is required and registration can be completed at: https://atlas.montana.edu:9000/apex/f?p=112:LOGIN:112982303315542

Please contact Trevor with any questions: srmtraining@montana.edu

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The cost of this event is: Free for MSU Employees and Student Employees

For more information go to:
http://www.montana.edu/wwwsrm/training/trainingdescriptions.htm#Fall Protection

For questions regarding this event, please contact:

Safety and Risk Management
406-994-2711

Sponsored by:
Safety and Risk Management

Listed as: Other Safety and Risk Management