Fall Prevention (OWS02)

There’s a reason why falling often features in bad dreams. Anyone that’s experienced or witnessed a bad fall knows it’s a nightmare. Falling from height can result in serious injury, and, in worse-case scenarios, even death. The thing is, with proper planning, protection, and training, serious falls are entirely preventable.

Knowing how to prevent falls is essential for anyone who works at height. This course lays out OSHA guidance on fall prevention, so you can get the job done safely. It’s never worth risking your personal safety at work. Understanding and following this simple guidance is the best way to rule out the risk of falling and keep yourself safe.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

Follow plans to ensure each working at height task is carried out safely
Identify and use the correct equipment and fall protection for the job
Request any specific training you need to use specialist equipment safely in your workplace

Why take this course?

This course is ideal for anyone who works at height as part of their job. You’ll learn how to evaluate and plan for tasks at height, recognize the equipment you need to get the job done safely, and identify the training you need for each specific tool you use.

10 mins | SCORM | Infographic

  • Fall Prevention
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed