Fall Protection Safety Training

In-class & on-site

Learn about fall protection principles, prevention methods, equipment and more. This course is offered in-class or on-site so you can achieve your Fall Protection Safety Certification when and where it's most convenient for you.

This complete training program provides students with the basic principles of fall protection, hazards, controls and equipment maintenance. Training includes an in-class theory session combined with a hands-on practical training portion. Each course provides a complete training material review, theory testing and practical operator evaluation. 

All Cervus Equipment courses meet safety standards nationwide. Our training is Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) and Canadian Safety Association (CSA) compliant. Cervus Equipment Operator Safety Training Centers are located in Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer and Fort McMurray, Alberta; Regina and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; and Winnipeg, Manitoba. 


The in-class training program consists of a morning classroom session focused on theory. This is followed by an afternoon session for hands-on practical training and ends with an evaluation session on the same day. In-class training will be facilitated by an instructor for the day.

The classroom theory portion consists of:
  • General and specific legislation applicable to the workplace 
  • Basic principles of equipment operation
  • Main components of the equipment
  • Manufacturers operating manual
  • Classroom environment for better understanding
  • Certified in a day, depending on skill set
  • Instructor available to answer questions
If it's more convenient, our certified trainers can train YOUR operators on YOUR equipment at YOUR facility. To find out more about on-site training, contact your local Cervus Equipment Training Center.

Our on-site training has an ‘in-class’ approach with a morning session of classroom theory and a written examination followed by an afternoon session of practical hands-on training.

  • Employees are trained on-site reducing your travel cost and time
  • Multiple employees can be trained together in your work environment
  • Employees get trained on the equipment they use on a daily basis

Course Details

Students will understand the use of all protection as it relates to the work they perform at heights. This course will identify which type of fall protection best meets their needs and give the tools and knowledge to work safely.
  • Fall protection and fall arrest basics
  • Regulations and legislation
  • Hazards and controls
  • Fall prevention
  • Fall protection principles, systems, and components
  • Proper donning and fitting of harness
  • Equipment inspection, care and maintenance