Working At Heights is a training requirement for workers on construction projects who use any of the following methods of fall protection: travel restraint systems, fall restricting systems, fall arrest systems, safety nets and work belts or safety belts. This training requirement is in the Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training Regulation, and is in addition to training requirements under the Construction Regulation.
For all employees – You are required to take this training prior to starting any work and renew your certification every 3 years. Training will be provided by the IBEW at their facility. This course is paid for, as are the hours for new and renewal training. Book your training by calling 613-741-5664.
For ECA Ottawa Members – Ensure that workers complete the Working At Heights training program and do not allow their employees to work if they have not completed this training. To claim the employee hours please select the correct industry segment, fill in the form and send it to the ECA Ottawa office at firstname.lastname@example.org. for more information call 613-238-1124.