Scissor Lift and Fall Protection Training in Vaughan!

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Aerial Work Platform Training is designed for both new and experienced operators. This course will discuss topics relating to the safe use and operation of aerial work platforms including: OHSA legislations, pre-operational inspections, battery care and maintenance.

Upon successful completion of the theoretical/practical portions, participants will receive an Aerial Work Platform Certificate as proof of training.

Course content:

  • Major causes of accidents
  • Responsibilities of the Dealer, Owner, User, Operator
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Define construction project – Regulations 213/91
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Battery Care and Maintenance
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Written Test
  • Practical evaluation

It’s the law! Employers are required to provide fall protection training to all employees who use a fall protection harness.

Eighty people are injured every day in a fall at work, that’s one every 20 minutes. Same-level slips and falls account for 65% of all fall injuries.

Falls from heights account for 34% of all fall injuries.

These falls are preventable. This course will provide the necessary theoretical knowledge of proper fall prevention.

Course content includes:

  • Legal requirements under the following legislation
  • Understand the principles of basic hazards and controls of fall prevention
  • Ladders
  • Scaffolds
  • Powered elevation work platforms
  • Protective covers
  • Warning barriers and bump lines
  • Guardrails
  • Travel-restraint systems
  • Fall-restriction & safety net systems
  • Fall-arrest components
  • Bottoming out
  • Pendulum effect
  • Emergency rescue

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