Working at Heights Training

Intola Safety is proud to be a Chief Prevention Officer-approved provider of Working at Heights training.

As of April 1st 2015, workers that have no experience working at heights that are entering into or working on construction projects mandated by the Construction Regulation will need to complete a working at heights training program that has been approved by the Chief Prevention Officer before they can work at heights.

The new training requirement applies to workers using the following methods of fall protection:

  • Travel restraint and fall restricting systems
  • Fall arrest systems
  • Safety nets
  • Work belts or safety belts

The new training requirements as outlined in the Occupational Health and Safety Training Regulation will be in addition to the current training requirements outlined in the Construction Regulation.

Module 1 – Basic Theory

  • Minimum 3 hours long
  • Foundational elements on how to work safely at heights


  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Identifying hazards
  • Hierarchy of controls and limitations of PPE
  • Warning methods and physical barriers
  • Ladder safety
  • Intro to PPE

Module 2 – Practical

  • Minimum 3.5 hours long
  • More advanced information on fall protection systems including
    hands-on demonstration of equipment and procedures, practical
    demonstration of the proper use, inspection and donning


  • Barriers and other fixed equipment
  • Fall protection equipment (travel restraint, fall restricting, fall arrest)
  • Anchor points
  • Work access platforms
  • Rescue planning

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Intola Safety is a full-time consulting and training company that is committed to providing the very best service to our clients. Intola Safety is flexible – we are available seven days a week for you.

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