DESIGNATION - FALL PROTECTION CHAMBER

DESIGNATION - FALL PROTECTION CHAMBER

DESIGNATIONS

“Professional designation” means a title or status conferred by a professional body in recognition of a person’s expertise and/or right to practice in an occupational field. Registration against a designation is valid for a period of 3 years, after which the practitioner has to apply for re-registration.

CRITERIA FOR OBTAINING THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION

For the Professional Designation of Fall Protection Planner to be awarded, professionals must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Academic Component

Complete the following NQF registered unit standards:

Practical/Workplace Experience

Board Examination/Competency Assessment

CRITERIA FOR RETAINING THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION

In order to ensure the currency of professional knowledge and to retain the Professional Designation, the professional must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Proof of 6 CPD points :

Compulsory CPD Points (3 CPD points):

Fall Protection Planners only

Choose from any of the below (min 2 CPD points): (pre-approved by IWH PB)

BASIC FALL ARREST TECHNICIAN

The following Fall Arrest Registered Practitioner profiles are also recognized with the IWH PB:

For the Basic Fall Arrest Technician to be recognized by the IWH PB, he/she must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Academic Component

Complete the following NQF registered unit standards:

Practical/Workplace Experience

Must complete IWH PB approved practical basic Fall Arrest Technician (real workplace simulation) assessment.

Board Examination/Competency Assessment

CRITERIA FOR RETAINING THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION

In order to ensure the currency of professional knowledge and to retain the Professional Designation, the professional must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Proof of 6 CPD points :

Compulsory CPD Points (3 CPD points):

Fall Protection Planners only

Choose from any of the below (min 3 CPD points): (pre-approved by IWH PB)

FALL ARREST TECHNICIAN

For the Fall Arrest Rescue Technician to be recognized by the IWH PB, he/she must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Academic Component

Complete the following NQF registered unit standards:

Practical/Workplace Experience

Board Examination/Competency Assessment

CRITERIA FOR RETAINING THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION

In order to ensure the currency of professional knowledge and to retain the Professional Designation, the professional must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Proof of 6 CPD points :

Compulsory CPD Points (3 CPD points):

Fall Protection Planners only

Choose from any of the below (min 3 CPD points): (pre-approved by IWH PB)

FALL ARREST RESCUE TECHNICIAN

For the Fall Arrest Rescue Technician to be recognised by the IWH PB, he/she must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Academic Component

Complete the following NQF registered unit standards:

Practical/Workplace Experience

Must complete IWH PB approved practical Fall Arrest Rescue Technician (real workplace simulation) assessment.

Proof of 200 hours logged workplace experience as a Fall Arrest Technician

Board Examination/Competency Assessment

CRITERIA FOR RETAINING THE PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION

In order to ensure the currency of professional knowledge and to retain the Professional Designation, the professional must comply with the following minimum requirements:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Proof of 6 CPD points :

Compulsory CPD Points (3 CPD points):

Fall Protection Planners only

Choose from any of the below (min 3 CPD points): (pre-approved by IWH PB)