The Associated General Contractors Of Tennessee

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Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Middle TN | Fall Protection Training (Spanish Only)

Start Date: 3/22/2023 7:30 AM CDT
End Date: 3/22/2023 11:30 AM CDT

Venue Name: AGC Middle Tennessee Office

2924 Foster Creighton Drive
Nashville, TN  United States  37204

Event Website:

Organization Name: Associated General Contractors of Middle TN

Thomas Reed
Phone: (615) 400-5208

Fall Protection Training  
This course explains the causes and consequences of falls in the workplace. You'll learn about preventing falls, fall protection equipment, and fall protection training.
The course also describes how employers must provide fall protection for employees. Employers must identify and evaluate fall hazards and train their workers. Under the OSHA standard, employers can choose fall protection measures that are compatible with the work being done.
OSHA puts its rules for fall protection in several different subparts in the construction standards, depending mainly on the nature of the work. The rules cover most construction workers. They do not cover those inspecting, investigating, or assessing workplace conditions before the actual start of work or after all work has been completed.
  • Overview of Fall Protection
  • The Need for Fall Protection
  • Hazard Recognition, Evaluation and Control
  • Fall Prevention vs. Protection
  • Basic Principles of Fall Forces (live demonstrations)
  • Overview of Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS)
– Selection, use and care
– Equipment inspection procedures
– Proper equipment donning


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