November 3, 20218:00am - 4:30pmUniversity of Central Florida EOC Building
Workplace fatalities are on the rise in Florida, and lack of fall protection in the workplace has been the #1 cause of these fatalities. In addition, Fall Protection has been found to be the #1 OSHA violation in the workplace for the past 10 years running. This course will assist students in identifying fall hazards and utilizing best practices in the elimination of predictable and identifiable slip, trip, and fall hazards. Throughout the course, students will be given written tests and practical application activities to ensure they fully understand and are able to demonstrate the skills taught. This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills to assess and control fall hazards, properly use, inspect and maintain fall protection equipment.
The Fall Protection course is designed for those individuals who will or are currently fulfilling the role of an Authorized User in either a Construction (OSHA 1926) or General Industry (OSHA 1910) environment. This course will also provide excellent benefits to any individual who currently supervises employees working at heights of 6 feet or greater.