Authorized Person for Safety at Heights

Course Overview

The Authorized Person for Safety at Heights course is designed for the Fall Protection equipment user, or At Risk Worker, as well as their Supervisors or Manager, and the Safety Professional.

Topics Discussed

  • Consensus Standards
  • Dynamics of a Fall
  • Fall hazard recognition and assessment
  • Understanding impact forces
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • Procedures for continuous Safety at Heights
  • Selection, application, and use of fall protection systems
  • Calculating fall clearances