Fall Protection Authorized Person
The Fall Protection Authorized Person course provides training in fall protection and its use. Many employees in general industry work on scaffolds, climb up and down ladders, walk on narrow stairs, work in areas where there may be holes in the floor, or work on elevated floors which have unprotected edges.
Careless or improper use of equipment can result in serious injury or death. Employers and employees should know how to use personal fall arrest systems, including manufacturers’ recommendations. Employees should be trained in the selection of personal fall protection equipment.