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6948 Fall Protection Qualified Person

Course Code: 6948     Duration: 32hrs    


This course is intended for engineers who work in fall protection and need to design or evaluate systems in accordance with CSA Z259.16 "Design of Active Fall Protection Systems" or ANSI Z359.6.
The program is delivered by Greg Small who led development of the CSA Z259.16 standard.
The course is divided into Level I and Level II. The two levels are delivered on consecutive 2-day durations.


  • Level 1
  • Impact loads from vertical Fall Arrest Systems
  • Free Fall and Clearance calculations
  • EA and SRL deployment
  • Ballasted Anchors
  • Level 2:
  • Simple HLLs
  • HLLs with inline energy absorbers
  • Multiple Spans
  • Flexible anchorages
  • Thermal effects
  • Force Management Anchor Posts

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