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Event Name:EM385: 24-HR Fall Protection POSTPONED-Date TBD
Description:EM385: 24-HR Fall Protection - POSTPONED-Date TBD
January 23, 24 & 25, 2018
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Working at a Military Facility?  There are New Requirements!
EM385 requires all Competent Persons who have employees who work at height, to attend a 24-hour class.  Federal enforcement of training requirement will begin September 1, 2016.  Section 21 is significantly different from the current OSHA Subpart M and ANSI A10.32 requirements
This course is designed for military facilities and site supervisors who must also serve as the competent person required by OSHA 1926.32(f), 1926.500, 1910,  ANSI/ASSE Z359.2 and EM385-1-1 standards. Participants are assigned tasks which require evaluation for fall hazards. The tasks are described using real-life site photos. The training provides detailed coverage of the Fall Prevention & Protection Supervisor Training course materials and program topics. The course also supplies the participant with the knowledge and skills to perform the annual inspection and record keeping.
The training provides experience, methodology and in-depth look at all standards (ANSI & CSA) and regulations (OSHA) covering inspection of personal fall arrest systems.
  • Equipment Selection, Inspection and Donning
  • Fall Prevention/Restraint/Arrest
  • Fall Hazard Elimination
  • Passive vs. Active Systems
  • Fall Arrest Rescue Systems
  • Selection and Usage of Non-Certified Anchorages
  • Authorized Persons’ Duties and Responsibilities
  • Competent Persons’ Duties and Responsibilities
  • Testing of Fall Protection Equipment
  • 'Hands-On’ Scenario of Fall Protection Systems
  • OSHA and ANSI Standards of Fall Protection

Fall Protection for the Competent Person course ensures that a student will receive all of the proper training pursuant to OSHAs requirement of Competent Persons for this standard 29 CFR 1926.500 and topics and requirements are presented per EM 385-1-1.

INSTRUCTOR:  Martha Catevenis
Martha holds degrees in applied technical education and occupational health safety. She is an authorized instructor for the OSHA Training Institute and travels throughout the USA teaching safety in the construction, general industry and shipyard disciplines. She is also an adjunct faculty member of Keene State College and Central Maine Community College.
Event Date:01-23-18
Event Time:7:30AM - 4:30PM
Location:ABC Chapter Education Center
58 Chenell Drive
Concord, NH 03801

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Contact Person:Jennifer Landon
(phone: 6032264789)
January 23 thru 25, 2018
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

    ABC Members
$800    Non Members

Provide the below information to  //  603/ 226-4789
  • Name, Organization Contact Info, Cell Phone
  • Name, Title & Contact Info for all participants you are registering
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EM385: 24-HR Fall Protection

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