Falling Supervisor Training

Participants will learn about the roles and responsibilities of a falling supervisor, and will become familiar with processes used by a falling supervisor to support their due diligence.

This course is for falling supervisors and for individuals who oversee falling activities. Falling experience, or a broad understanding of falling hazards and the means to control them, is recommended.

This course is available in English only. Participants will receive a Record of Completion.

This course is one of the prerequisites for falling supervisor certification.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Develop block falling plans that comply with the Workers Compensation Act and OHS Regulation
  • Control falling activities in the workplace, and document them
  • Coordinate phases
  • Manage people and train workers
  • Inspect and evaluate certified hand fallers to the BC Faller Training Standard

Course outline

Duration & Delivery

Falling Supervisor training spans five consecutive days (4 days in-class and a full field day, in a block-type setting).


Session Dates and Locations

  • March 27-31, 2023 - Nelson, BC
  • June 12-16, 2023 - Campbell River, BC

(additional sessions to be scheduled)

This course can be delivered by request. Click here to learn more.

Additional Information

For field activities be sure to bring:

  • Seasonal weather-appropriate clothing & protection (ie - sunscreen, bug repellant)
  • Caulk boots
  • Hardhat, hearing and eye protection
  • Hi-vis
  • Tape measure, and
  • Your thermos.

Course Fee

$1,785.00 (includes 5% GST). Refreshments and lunch are included.


Submit a completed enrollment form and course fee.

Enrollments are typically processed within 3 days.

Note: Session enrollment may be capped, so register early to ensure your seat.