Protective Coatings Application: Basic Access Requirements (Including Fall Protection)

Objective: To recognize those health and safety implications for basic access requirements for protective coatings applicators.

  • Protective coatings applicators will use different forms of access during their duties.
  • Protective coatings applicator should know the basic access requirements when preparing and painting.
  • Protective coatings applicators are not scaffolders and, as such, should not attempt to move any access unless supervised or specifically trained.

This training unit is a basic review of access as employers will train their employees on access and access types, depending upon the type of organization, location of work, and country of work. Specific training for working at heights, such as working over water is not covered.