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If you are required to utilize fall protection equipment on Oil Sands Sites you must have OSSA Fall Protection Training and be competent in the proper use, care and maintenance of fall protection equipment.
METI’s Training includes practical exercises, class discussion, DVD presentation, written knowledge test, and practical exam.
OSSA Fall Protection Training Key Benefits
Upon successful completion of the training program, you will be knowledgeable and/or demonstrate proficiency in:
- Eliminating fall hazards
- Legislation & standards pertaining to fall protection
- Employer and worker responsibilities
- Recent statistical information, workplace incidents, and the need for training
- Methods of eliminating, analyzing, preventing, and controlling falls
- Rescue and escape planning
- Pre-use visual inspections
- Reporting deficiencies
- Impact forces; Fall clearance
- Fall protection systems
- Fall protection system components
Your OSSA Fall Protection Training Ticket/Certificate
Upon completion of this program, you will receive a wallet-size Ticket/Certificate, that will show prospective employers that you have the credentials.
Employers may require confirmation of your Certificate. We keep your records on file permanently. Feel free to have your prospective employer contact METI to confirm your certification.
Other OSSA Training Programs Offered by METI
Oil Sands Safety Training (OSSA)
OSSA Confined Space Entry & Monitoring Training
OSSA Fall Protection Training
OSSA Fire Watch (Spark Watch) Training
OSSA Elevated Work Platform Training
OSSA Basic Safety Orientation (BSO)
In order to perform work at heights on Oil Sands Safety Association (OSSA) sites, OSSA Fall Protection is required.