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General Information
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Is My Anchor Strong Enough?

The Virginia Tech Richmond Center (see locations) is offering a one day workshop on Fall Protection.


$325, includes spiral bound notebook and all course materials, refreshments, and lunch. Offering 0.8 CEUs/ 8 PDHs

Who should attend

  • Structural Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Safety Professionals
  • Construction Superintendents
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Architects
  • Plant Managers
  • Purchasing Agents

Key topics include

  • Requirements of the new ANSI Z359-2007 Fall Protection Code
  • Basics of the Fall Protection Hierarchy
  • Applicable OSHA Code References
  • Anchorage design requirements
  • Differences between various lanyards
  • New fall protection products available on the market
  • Clearance height requirements

For More Information Contact:
Kim Harrison
Outreach Program Manager
Phone: 804-662-7288 Extension 211

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