Scissor Lift and Fall Protection Training in Vaughan!

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