Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Safety

Fall Protection Certification XOCH 0520

TRU now offers highly reputable Fall Protection Group certifications. The course material is energetically delivered and includes hands-on activities, video analysis, and a focus on student participation. All courses are classroom-based and delivered by a highly qualified instructor. On-site training is also available. 

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OSSA (8 hours) $209

Next Offering - Winter 2017

This full day classroom delivery end user program is delivered by a certified Fall Protection Group trainer, is developed by Fall Protection Group, accredited by the Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA); and will allow you to understand the use of fall protection. Various fall protection options exist; therefore, this course will identify which options may best meet your needs and give you the tools and knowledge to work at height safely.


Comprehensive (8 hours) $189

This full day classroom delivery end user program is delivered by the School of Trades and Technology’s Continuing Studies Department and developed by Fall Protection Group. The Fall Protection Comprehensive program will allow you to understand the use of fall protection, as it relates to what you do at height. Various fall protection options exist, this course will identify which options may best meet your needs, and give you the tools and knowledge to work at height safety.

This course is delivered to a specific provincial regulation. Using Fall Protection Group’s online endorsement service, students who possess a valid credential may register for and complete additional provincial accreditations. These accreditations will provide you with knowledge related to a selected jurisdiction and will allow to you to add multiple provincial endorsements to your fall protection certification. This endorsement service allows for increased knowledge and aids in worker mobility without requiring redundancy in training.


Essentials (4 hours)

This half-day classroom delivery end user program is delivered by the School of Trades and Technology’s Continuing Studies Department and developed by Fall Protection Group. The Fall Protection Essentials program will allow you to understand the essentials of fall protection as it relates to simple systems and work at heights. This course is suitable for individuals whose work environment is relatively homogeneous, (i.e. where you work only within the setting of an aerial work platform). The anchor point is consistent and established and your equipment choice is static. The course material is energetically delivered and focuses on student participation.