Falls Prevention Awareness

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course
Unit Code
Chadstone Campus
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 4 Hours
Course Cost
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day)
Chadstone Campus
Phone: (03) 9251 3000
Fax: 1300 094 661 (att: Chadstone)
Email: energytraining@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

If you work more than two metres above or below the ground, you need to know how to prevent a fall in your workplace. This training is an OH&S prerequisite for these workers, regardless of their industry and covers the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 and Occupational Health and Safety regulations 2007.

What you will learn
In this course you will learn about:
  • Legislation, regulations of Australian Standards
  • Dynamics of falls
  • Suspension trauma
  • Basic fall arrest systems
  • Setting up of restraint lines
  • Safe Work Method Statement for falls prevention safety.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course students will receive a Statement of Participation.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Course Times

8.00am - 1.00pm
December 7

Please refer to the Semester 1 Short Course Guide