Working at Heights

General Course Information

The Working at Heights course is designed to provide the basic knowledge required to work safely in areas where there is a possible exposure to fall hazards. The course will address safe practices and procedures as specified in Regulations enabled by the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario.

Course Outline

Part One: Basic Theory

  • Occupational Health & Safety Act and Regulations
  • Fall Hazard Recognition and Controls
  • Warning Methods and Physical Barriers
  • Ladders and SImilar Equipment
  • Intro to Personal Fall Protection Equipment

Part Two: Practical Equipment

  • Understanding Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Anchor Points
  • Fall Prevention and Rescue Plans
  • Immediate First Aid for a Fallen Worker

There is a quiz at the end of each section and practical equipment skills that must be demonstrated.

Accommodations for those who require modified testing is available upon request.

On Site Training is Available for Groups of 6 or more  
Weekend dates are available to minimize disruption to production

Length: 7.5-8 Hours depending on class size

Regular Cost $140.00 per person

Student Cost $100.00 per person

A student is anyone in (or returning to/starting in the fall) High School, College, University, Private Skills Training School, or who is participating in their apprenticeship for their respective trade.

Please contact us, or have your worker contact us, if you are receiving Employment Insurance or other training assistance to gain employment as you may be eligible for a discount on your course.

Day rates are available for companies booking full classes. Additional fees such as travel costs may be on top of the training fee depending on distance.

Verification may be requested for Student Rates

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Excellent training, good instructors, well layed out classroom, good props, adequate breaks, good theory/hands on ratio
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St Catharines Dec 12th, 2018 @ 8:00 am
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On Site Training is Available for Groups of 6 or more with weekend dates available to minimize disruption to production.

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