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Dustin Schneider 503-330-4016

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 5:00 PM (PDT)

Fall Protection Competent Person Class

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 2 Day Fall Protection Competent Person Training

Tuesday October 10th 8am-5pm

Wednesday October 11th 8am-5pm

GEW, IBEW-NECA, 3M Fall Protection, and Northwest Scaffoldare all coming together to support The Central Washington University Safety Program   To help them raise the funds they need to educate the next generation of safety professional, GEW is organizing a 2-day fall protection competent person class in Portland Oregon. G.E.W llc will donate ALL net proceeds to the Central Washington University Safety Program Dr. Patton scholarship fund.  The Training will be provided by 3M Fall Protection, the location is being donated by NECA-IBEW.

This is an excellent opportunity to get 3M Fall Protection Factory Competent Person Training locally and at a much-reduced price. The factory list price for this is normally $1,175.00 plus travel to a training center.  Thanks to everyone involved this is being provided for only $850.00 per person.  This reflects a very significant savings when you consider the savings of travel, lodging, and other travel related expense.  We also get to feel good knowing we are supporting a great cause.


Training will be provided by 3M Fall Protection (click for training page)

Students will need to bring their fall protection harness.

The Competent Person training enables the attendee to be responsible for the immediate supervision, implementation and monitoring of a managed fall protection program. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate acknowledging you have met or exceeded OSHA and ANSI requirements as a Competent Person and Competent Inspector.

This course includes in-class lectures including slides and video and hands-on scenarios ​applying theory discussed to practical workplace situations. This Competent Person training is a pass/fail program incorporating both written and practical examinations and is based on the requirements of the OSHA Regulations, ANSI Z359.2 as w​ell as local legislation that will be discussed and reinforced. Attendees will learn practical solutions to difficult fall protection problems using appropriate tools and equipment. ​


  • ​Regulations relating to all fall protection topics
  • Fall hazard elimination and controls methods
  • Fall hazard surveys and fall protection procedures
  • Responsibilities of Competent Persons
  • Detailed inspection of equipment components and systems
  • Fall protection system assessments and determining when a system is unsafe
  • Fall protection rescue procedures
  • Selection and use of non-certified anchorages​​
  • Fall hazard survey​s​​​



 Central Washington University Information

Safety and Health Management Mission Statement

The Safety and Health Management program mission is to prepare students to be excellent, industry-ready safety professionals who have the confidence and leadership capabilities to navigate the complex organizational and knowledge networks necessary to succeed in contemporary safety and health management.

Safety and Health Management Core Values: Excellence; Professionalism; Leadership; Engaged; Innovative; Networking

Safety and Health Management (SHM) Program Educational Objectives

  • Graduates will be employed in the safety and health discipline or a career of their choice upon graduation.
  • Graduates will be prepared to develop, implement, and manage occupational safety and health programs.
  • Graduates will continue their life-long learning through contribution to professional safety societies and organizations, professional activities and training, the pursuit of higher educational degrees, and individual professional development.
  • Graduates will act in a professional and ethical manner.
  • Graduates will have good communication skills and can effectively work in teams.



Thank you,

Brian Clarke, CSP

Managing Partner G.E.W. llc

360.601.4365 cell


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NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center
16021 Northeast Airport Way
Portland, OR 97230

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 8:00 AM - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 5:00 PM (PDT)

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