Niagara Working At Heights (October 5, 2019)

Construction worker wearing safety harness for working at heights

Since April 1, 2015, a mandatory Chief Prevention Officer approved Working at Heights Training Program has been required by workers in the construction sector.

The Chief Prevention Officer of the Ministry of Labour has approved Mentor Safety’s Niagara Working at Heights Training Program.

Program Length – 8 hours – 8:30 am – 4:30 PM
Course Fees – $180.00 + $2.50 processing fee + HST

Module 1: Working at Heights Basic Theory Module

  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Identification of the Hazards of Working at Heights
  • Eliminating or Controlling the Hazards of Working at Heights
  • Warning Methods and Physical Barriers
  • Ladders and Similar Equipment
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment

Module 2: Working at Heights Practical Equipment Module

  • Barriers and Safety Nets
  • Personal Fall Protection Equipment
  • Anchor Points
  • Work Positioning Systems
  • Work Access Equipment and Platforms
  • Rescue Planning

Evaluation and Proof of Completion
All participants are required to pass a written test with a minimum mark of 75% and a practical test with a mark of 100%. Proof of completion will be provided.

Required: Photo I.D must be present at the beginning of class. Proper footwear is required, no open-toe shoes or high heeled shoes allowed. If you do not meet these requirements, Mentor can refuse you access to the classroom and you will not receive a refund.

Note: Group sessions can be booked either at our training location in London, Niagara or, at your location. Contact Mentor Safety for details.

Accommodations available upon request.

Greater Niagara Training Facility
Our newest facility has been conveniently located at the heart of the Greater Niagara Region so that we can service clients from all over the region. We provide all the necessary training equipment at our facility and focus on a hands-on learning environment.

25km (30 minutes) from Niagara

20km (20 minutes) from St. Catherines

25km (30 minutes) from Port. Colborne

10km (15 minutes) from Welland

60km (50 minutes) from Hamilton