Home / Course catalog / Fall protection course

Fall protection course


Description
A comprehensive course in fall protection. The course provides insight into relevant laws and regulations when working at height. It also provides information about different types of fall protection, as well as use and maintenance of different types of fall protection equipment. The course sheds light on the measures that can reduce the risk of a fall and that can minimize injury if a fall should happen.

Course duration: ~2-3 hours

This course is available in Norwegian, English, Lithuanian, Estonian and Polish.
Content
  • INTRO
  • Welcome to the courses
  • Notification - practice documents
  • Notification - photo
  • Fall protection course
  • Aims
  • An overview
  • Why take a course in fall protection?
  • Part 1
  • Laws and Regulations
  • The work environment law
  • The work environment law 2
  • Regulation on the execution of work
  • Regulation on the execution of work 2
  • Choosing an access point
  • Regulation on organization, leadership and participation
  • Regulation on organization, leadership and participation 2
  • The employer must create routines
  • Regulation on organization, leadership and participation 3
  • NS-EN 365:2004: Personal safety equipment against fall from heights
  • NS-EN 365:2004: Personal safety equipment against fall from heights 2
  • NS-EN 365:2004
  • Note
  • Quiz 1
  • part 2
  • On working at heights
  • What is work at heights?
  • What is fall protection?
  • Personal fall protection equipment
  • Fall shock
  • Two types of fall protection
  • Preventive measures
  • Risk assessment
  • Employees and risk assessment
  • Questions during a risk assessment
  • Training
  • Choosing equipment
  • Storage, maintenance and control
  • Personal safety equipment
  • The employer shall ensure that the safety equipment:
  • Security measures at the place of work
  • Security measures at the place of work 2
  • Quiz 2
  • part 3
  • Passive fall protection
  • Passive fall protection 2
  • Fall factor
  • Fall factor 2
  • Examples of fall factor
  • Fall factor 3
  • Anchorage point
  • Harness
  • Harness 2
  • How to put on a safety harness
  • Harness
  • Vertical lifeline (Lanyard)
  • Shock absorbing system
  • Shock absorber
  • Shock absorber 2
  • Shock absorber 3
  • Shock absorber 4
  • Attaching the shock absorber
  • Shock absorber: Equipment
  • Fall arrest block
  • Fall arrest block 2
  • Fall arrest block 3
  • Quiz 3
  • part 4
  • Active fall protection
  • Fall protection
  • Active fall protection
  • Harness used when there is a fall risk
  • Free height
  • Ropes
  • Ropes 2
  • Semi-static and dynamic rock climbing ropes
  • Support belts and support vertical lifelines
  • Quiz 4
  • part 5
  • Maintenance & Storage
  • Maintenance
  • Maintenance 2
  • Maintenance of fibre products
  • Storage
  • Quiz 5
  • part 6
  • First aid
  • Preventative measures
  • When you experiance a fall
  • Fall safety animation
  • Helping others
  • In case of emergency
  • If a person is not breathing
  • Mouth-to-mouth resuscitation
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Stop bleeds
  • Suspension trauma
  • Preventing suspension trauma
  • First aid in case of suspension trauma
  • Summary
  • Quiz 6
  • Exam
  • Completed
  • Exam
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever