Falling Supervisor Training

Participants will learn 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 certificate 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

Five days of training. Four days in class and one field day in a block-type setting.

Session Dates & Locations

  • September 27 - October 1, 2021 | Prince George (session full)
  • October 18 - 22, 2021 | Nelson (session full)
  • November 15 - 19, 2021 | Campbell River

This course can be delivered by request. Ask us about the details.

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.


Cost is $1,680.00 (includes 5% GST). Refreshments and lunch are included.


Submit a completed enrollment form and course fee.

Typically enrollments are processed within 3 days to allow for program review/confirmation of your request and enrollment into the appropriate course and session.

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