Fall Protection with Ladder Safety

Class Information

$150 per participant

This one day KG Safety Services Inc. program is designed to educate participants not only on the use of fall protection equipment, but also on proper use of ladders. Various options for fall protection exist and this course will help identify which option best meets workplace needs. It will also give participants the tools and knowledge they need to work safely on ladders. This course includes hands on activities  and a focus on student participation. The course is taught by one of our highly qualified instructors.

Course Content

Workers at height require training and appropriate fall protection systems to meet the standards of Alberta legislation, Part 9. In this course we will review:

  • Fall incident statistics
  • Governing bodies and regulations
  • Dynamics of falling
  • Fall protection systems
  • Fall protection planning
  • Clearance & free fall calculations
  • Harness fitting
  • Equipment care and inspection
  • Suspension trauma
  • Rescue principles
  • Ladder standards and guidelines
  • Procedure for ladder usage
  • Ladder types and components
  • Inspecting ladder components
  • Ladder maintenance and care
  • Proper lifting, carrying, and hoisting of ladders, and
  • Working on a ladder

Site Specific Training

KGSS is a Continuing Education Units Provider

This course, provided by KG Safety Services, counts towards 0.6 continuing education units. A convenience and applicable way to get the training you need for day to day operations as well as maintain your certifications!

On Site Training

  • Need on-site training? Not a problem, for groups of 6 or more this is offered for no additional cost for sites within the Capital Region.
  • Contact us to set up a date that works best for you!

Additional Notes:

  • Program starts at 8:00 AM. Students who are late may be refused admission.
  • Appropriate clothing required (i.e closed toe shoes, jeans/pants)
  • Employers are not advised to send injured employees who are unable to perform the required exercises to pass the course (e.g. employees on Worker’s Compensation or light duty)
  • The exam is open book.

When Registering Online:

  • Complete the form below and a member of KG Safety Services staff will contact you to confirm your registration and payment information.
  • Payment, or credit card information to hold your place in the course is required to confirm your registration.

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