Fall Prevention and Fall Arrest Training

safety harness, life line, retractable landyard and lifeline etc. Upon completion of this training on fall protection and fall arrest, participants will understand:

  • How to evaluate consequences of falling from height; 
  • What precautions are taken to prevent falls and falling materials;
  • How to select the appropriate fall arrest equipment;
  • How to fit and wear fall arrest equipment
  • How to inspect fall arrest equipment;
  • How to maintain fall arrest equipment;

Training Duration:

This fall protection and fall arrest training course has a duration of two (2) days with a ratio of 50% theory and 50% practice. This includes classroom presentations, discussion, exercises and practical sessions with the use of fall protection and fall arrest equipment. We can organise the training onsite in Cameroon, Chad, Congo, Central African Republic, Gabon and Equatorial Guinea

Pre-requisite :  

There are no prerequisite for this fall protection and fall arrest training course, however, participants should be able to speak either english or french

Who will Benefit from this Training

This fall protection and fall arrest training course is of great benefit to riggers, telecommunication workers, Derrickmen, roustabout, Roughnecks, workers in the construction industry and any other person called to perform a task at height

Training Course Content

Module 1: Falling: truths and consequences

  •     Why we need protection from falling
  •     How should we protect ourselves from falling?
  •     What is your fall-protection role?

Module 2: Fall protection and Fall Arrest Regulation (WAHR)

Module 3: Preparing to prevent falls

Module 4: Identifying and evaluating fall hazards

  •     What is a fall hazard?
  •     The fall factor and it consequences
  •     How to evaluate fall hazards

Module 5: Primary Fall Protection System

  •     Scaffolding / Temporary Work Platforms
  •     Guardrail systems
  •     Ladders
  •     Covers
  •     Warning Lines
  •     Personnel restraint systems

Module 6 : Fall Protection and fall arrest Systems

  •     Full Body Harness / Shock Absorbing Lanyards
  •     Anchorage Points
  •     Lifeline systems, Placement and Installation
  •     Horizontal Lifelines, Vertical Lifelines, Retractable Lifeline System, life lines or static lines;
  •     Safety Net System
  •     Connector Toggles
  •     Concrete Form Anchorage Points
  •     Reinforcement Steel / Concrete Formwork
  •     Structural Steel Erection
  •     equipment slings;
  •     attachment brackets;
  •     rope grab devices;
  •     auto-stop descenders;
  •     anti-fall devices;
  •     ladder cable systems;
  •     winches;
  •     roof anchors

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