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Working at Heights and Rescue

Infrastructure Health & Safety Association

This is an entry-level course for workers and supervisors who work aloft where traditional fall protection is not sufficient. This may include engineered structures and natural landscapes such as trees. This program is in accordance with the standards of the Society of Professional Rope Access Technicians (SPRAT). This will enable participants to learn basic rope access and rescue techniques. Participants are required to bring their own CSA approved head, eye, hand and foot protection, traffic vest and suitable work clothes. The participant will not be permitted to participate in the course if they do not bring the noted personal protective equipment and tools.

 

Program Content

  • Interpretation of relevant regulations and the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Legislative requirements
  • Fall protection
  • Working at height risk assessment
  • Equipment inspection
  • Practical working at height and rescue techniques
  • Knots
 

Who Should Attend?

Personnel who may be involved in accessing work at heights and those who may be required to perform a rescue while suspended by rope.

 
NOTE

This program is physically demanding and successful completion involves a complete practical assessment on the final day. Those attendees who do not perform the minimum requirements will be required to repeat the course at a later date.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
5 Days
Member Fee
$845.00
Member Fee
$6,050.00
Max Participants
6
Non-member Fee
$1,690.00
Non-member Fee
$12,100.00
 

Session Details


From: Mar 16, 2020 - To: Sep 18, 2020
City: Any
Region: Any

ihsa_EventNumberCourseNameDateCityLocation 
E63330Working at Heights and Rescue3/16/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E63334Working at Heights and Rescue7/20/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E63340Working at Heights and Rescue9/14/2020 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register

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