Resource Review: Fall Protection at Fermilab

This training course provides information about fall prevention, fall restraints, fall arrest, requirements of fall protection and hazards associated with fall protection.

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Program Design Elements

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Clear, consistent screen design
User-friendly; intuitive navigation
Pace is learner controlled
Job-like examples included
Module map/table of contents
Exit option with bookmark feature

Content Elements

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Contains accurate information
Relevant and accurate graphics
Relevant job-like examples or other
Definitions for technical terms
Logical sequence
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The following topical areas are included:

  • What is fall protection
  • Fall Statistics
  • Where do fall occur
  • Where do non-fatal fall occur
  • Anatomy of a fall
  • Planning for a fall protection
  • The steps of fall protection
  • Controlling fall exposure
  • Using fall protection systems
  • Fall protection methods
  • Competent person
  • Qualified person
  • When is fall protection required
  • Hazard recognition
  • Personal fall arrest systems
  • Fall Distances
  • Watch swing falls
  • Person fall arrest system
  • The ABCs of video (video inserted into training)


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