Professional Education Course

Fall Protection

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Course Title: Fall Protection
Program ID: OTI 3115P Subject: Safety & Health Training

Sections

Registration DeadlineSection DatesFormat & LocationCEUsFeeStatus
Sep 23, 2014 (Tue)Sep 23, 2014 (Tue) - Sep 26, 2014 (Fri)Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)2.0$715OPEN

Meeting Times
On the first day, check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Wednesday, September 24, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Thursday, September 25, 2014 (8:30 AM-4:30 PM)
  • Friday, September 26, 2014 (8:30 AM-11:00 AM)

Alternate Rates

  • $60 -- 4-day parking pass for the Global Learning Center parking deck (pick up at check-in).
  • Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Click here for the group registration form.

CRN

14252/220415018

Important Course Information

Personal Protective Equipment Requirements
Safety shoes, safety glasses, and appropriate clothing are required.

Identification Required

Participants must present photo identification upon course check-in and onsite registration. The Georgia Tech OSHA Training Institute Education Center will verify the identity of each individual attending an OTI course.

Course Description

Get an overview of state-of-the-art technology and OSHA requirements for fall protection, including the principles of fall protection, components of fall arrest systems, limitations of fall arrest equipment, and related OSHA policies. Participate in a field exercise demonstrating fall protection equipment. Course includes a one-day field exercise. (formerly OTI 3110)

How You Will Benefit

  • Identify various types of fall protection and their components
  • Recognize fall hazards and identify abatement methods for fall hazards
  • Define the proper use of fall protection equipment and personal fall arrest systems
  • Select proper standards for citation purposes

What Is Covered

  • 29 CFR 1926 Subpart M
  • Sample fall protection plans
  • Consensus standards and summaries
  • Fall hazard analysis
  • Fall accidents and fatalities
  • Litigation decisions
  • Pre and post test

Prerequisites

Completion of OTI 510 or equivalent construction training experience

Course Administrator

Myrtle Turner

Course Notes

Parking Pass

When you register, you may choose to purchase a parking pass for an additional fee (Atlanta offerings only). The pass is valid for parking in the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center parking deck.

Certificate Information

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