Fall Protection Systems

Course Description

In 2007, Industry leaders are stepping up their fall protection training requirements for the Gulf of Mexico. Chevron, for example, is now requiring this 8-hour fall protection systems course for any worker on their locations who will be working on an elevated surface or around a floor opening.

This eight hour course designed to introduce fall protection for all personnel who may be exposed to fall hazards. This course is designed to train students to comply with OSHA 29 CFR 1926.500, 20 CFR 1910 Subpart D [Walking/Working Surfaces], as well as meeting the Chevron industry standard.

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Course Details

Next Start Date:
Wednesday October 2, 2019


8 hours
Course Availability:
Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the Month

Course Content

  1. Regulatory Requirements
  2. Definitions & Terminology
  3. Hazard Controls in Fall Protection
  4. Worksite Analysis
  5. Elevated Surfaces
  6. Floor Openings
  7. Ladders
  8. Safety Nets
  9. Scaffolding Awareness
  10. Falling Objects
  11. Warning Lines
  12. Safety Monitoring Systems
  13. Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  14. Positioning Device Systems
  15. Maintenance, Storage & Inspection of Equipment
  16. Donning the Full Body Harness
  17. Anchor Point Considerations
  18. Rescue Considerations
  19. Written Examination
  20. Hands-on & Practical Exercises