The worker(s) in question must have completed fall protection training that met the requirements of section 26.2(1) of O. Reg. 213/91 (Construction Projects) before April 1, 2015, and the worker must be enrolled in a WAH training program. Working at Heights training course is mandatory for all job-site construction workers who are using the fall protection equipment. If you don’t have latest WAH Certificate you will not be able to work at heights and may be subjected to a fine.
Schedule and registration are available HERE.
- Use of personal fall protection equipment
- Rights & responsibilities related to Working at Heights under the OHSA
- Fall hazard recognition
- Hierarchy of controls & safe work strategies
- Safety procedures for hazard warning methods & physical barriers
- Safety procedures for ladders & lifting devices
- Barriers, safety nets and anchor points
- Fall prevention & rescue plans
- On-site first aid for a fallen worker