Working at Height - OSHA StandardsDownload as PDF
Working at Height - OSHA Standards
LO1: Describe what working at height is
LO2: State the risks associated with working at height
LO3: Explain the steps for assessing the safest way to work at height
LO4: Describe considerations when choosing safe access to work at height
LO5: List the equipment that could be used to access work at height and their safety implications
LO6: Identify the responsibilities of each person working at height
LO7: Describe some of the controls that should be put in place when working at height
LO8: Identify Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements for working at height
LO9: Describe equipment inspection requirements
LO10: Describe a dropped object and how to prevent it
LO11: Find examples of controls that must be in place
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No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.
To provide the knowledge to work at height safely, including explaining the hazards of working at height, the controls that must be in place to help keep you safe and the Personal Protective Equipment, or PPE, that must be worn whilst working at height.
Employers should provide additional training when a new hazard/procedure/condition or piece of equipment is introduced into the workplace or “unscheduled” refresher training is recommended as directed to address inadequacies in knowledge and to address unsafe acts/deviations from procedures.