Amending regulation 242/16 introduced changes to the Construction Projects regulation (O. Reg. 213/91) regarding the installation of suspended work platform systems. These changes came into effect on January 1, 2017, and include training requirements for those who use, install, and inspect suspended work platform systems and boatswain’s (or bosun’s) chairs.
This course teaches participants how to safely install and inspect a suspended work platform system or a powered boatswain’s (or bosun’s) chair. It is designed to meet the training requirements outlined in the updated (2016) Construction Projects regulation (O. Reg. 213/91, s. 138.1 (3)).
Participants will find out how to read and use a roof plan and work plan, assemble a suspended work platform system in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions, and inspect the assembled system.
Duration: one day
Working at heights course.
Suspended Access Equipment – Users course.
Valid piece of ID
Personal protective equipment (PPE): Hard hat, safety boots and safety glasses