About the Working at Heights Training
This training meets the learning objectives and requirements of the Ministry of Labour Working at Heights Program Standard. The purpose of the standard is to set the mandatory minimum for high quality, consistent training for workers who work at heights.
Falls from heights occur too often in Ontario, resulting in severe injuries and deaths. To keep you and other workers safe, this training tells you about:
- The hazards, or things that can hurt you when working at heights
- Legislation, codes, standards and guidelines
- How to stay safe on the job by taking steps to prevent falls
This document is intended to serve as a refresher for you to review after you have completed the eLearning component of the course and before you attend the classroom component.