Fall Protection Training From GHB Fall Protection

No matter the industry, proper workplace fall protection begins with documented, comprehensive training. Because there are so many factors that affect workplace fall hazards, it is important for you and your staff to be knowledgeable about the required personal protective equipment, operation of fall arrest equipment, applications for fall protection equipment, and applicable OSHA and ANSI procedures and requirements. GHB Fall Protection is proud to provide detailed, interactive training services to your staff on each of these fall protection basics to clients.
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OSHA “Authorized User” Fall Protection Training

ANSI Z359.2-2007 & OSHA establishes requirements for an employer’s fall protection program, which include proper training of “authorized persons” to ensure that those designated employees have an understanding of policies and procedures for proper use of fall protection and rescue systems. Authorized persons are to be trained to properly use, inspect and maintain their fall protection equipment.

Training from GHB Fall Protection not only prepares employees and management to understand and properly utilize all installed fall protection equipment, but provides adequate training for your employees as the OSHA-required “authorized users”

GHB Fall Protection Training Courses can be designed to include:

  • Fundamentals of Fall Protection
  • Anchorage Requirements
  • Energy Absorbing Lanyards
  • Function and Purpose of Energy Absorbers
  • Fall Protection Hardware Compatibility
  • Work Positioning Systems
  • Inspecting Fall Protection Systems
  • Installing Fall Protection Systems
  • Calculating Required Clearances
  • Selecting Fall Protection System Components)
  • Setting Up and Using Temporary Systems
  • Fall Protection Plans and Fall Protection Procedures
  • Detailed Inspection, Care and Maintenance
  • Specialty Fall Arrest Systems
  • Rescue and Applications in Fall Protection
  • Fall Arrest and Restraint Systems
  • Fall Protection Regulations (OSHA) and Fall Protection Standards (ANSI)
  • Fall Protection and Fall Arrest Theory
  • Hierarchy of Fall Protection
  • Conventional Fall Protection (Guarding Systems)
  • Standards and Regulations Affecting the Fall Protection Industry
  • Recognizing and Identifying Fall Hazards
  • Common Commercially Available Fall Arrest Systems
  • Donning a Full Body Harness
  • Self-Retracting Lifelines
  • Vertical Lifelines
  • Horizontal Lifelines
  • Engineered Horizontal Lifelines
  • Ladder Climbing Devices
  • Rescue Theory
  • Troubleshooting Fall Restraint Systems and Fall Arrest Systems

GHB Fall Protection recommends that all fall protection equipment be supplied by the students so they can learn the proper techniques and be familiar with their own fall protection gear.  However, if needed GHB Fall Protection can provide all necessary fall protection equipment for the course.

Our comprehensive training programs provide your staff with the necessary knowledge to safely and properly operate any fall protection equipment or systems. When you’re ready to equip your workers with the latest fall protection training, give us a call or fill out the online form. In addition to training, we also offer certification and inspection of fall protection systems. The expert staff at GHB Fall Protection looks forward to sharing their expertise today to give you a safer, more productive workplace tomorrow!

GHB Fall Protection believes that education is the first step to Fall Protection.  Call today for information on implementing a safer workplace for tomorrow.

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