If your workers face fall hazards, you are required to provide them with Fall Prevention and Fall
Protection training. Employers must also provide their employees with additional
training—including hands-on training—on the specific fall-protection equipment and procedures
they will use on the job.
Laws and regulations with respect to Working at Heights
Recognize, assess, and control fall hazards
Fall prevention and fall protection
Fall-arrest equipment and components
Basic overview of ladders, scaffolds, elevating work platforms, and suspended access
How can I benefit from this course?
Understand how to work at heights safely and in compliance with Industrial regulatory
Know their rights and responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act
Recognize fall hazards
Apply the right controls, including fall prevention and fall protection
Is this course for me?
This course is for all workers in the Industrial and Manufacturing Sector who will or may be
exposed to the hazard of falls.
Industrial Regulation 851/90, Section 79, 85
CAN/CSA-Z259.17- 16 - Selection and use of active fall-protection equipment and systems