Inspecting and Maintaining Steel Storage Racks (1 day)

Inspecting and Maintaining Steel Storage Racks (1 day)

REVISED! Reduce the risk of racking collapse. Learn how to properly inspect and maintain steel storage racks using the new CSA A344-17 User Guide for Steel Storage Racks.

17928  Training

Description

Storage racks are used extensively in industry, but are commonly neglected. Damage from forklift strikes and heavy loads is cumulative and can lead to racking collapse if the damage is not identified and fixed in time. Consequences of a collapse include:
  • Serious injuries and fatalities involving employees and/or customers
  • Damage to property and products
  • Disruption to business
  • Potential prosecutions, fines & imprisonment

Reduce the risk of racking collapse. Learn how to properly inspect and maintain steel storage racks using the new CSA A344-17 User Guide for Steel Storage Racks.

Developed in exclusive partnership with CSA, this one-day, instructor-led course guides participants through the new CSA A344.17 User Guide for Steel Storage Racks and provides them with the knowledge and experience to inspect racks and recognize hazards; gauge the severity of rack damage; and determine what to do before modifying racks or introducing new ones.

Benefits:
  • Reduce the risk of costly losses involving racking systems
  • Build staff knowledge and proficiency in the areas of inspecting & maintaining racking systems
  • Improve consistency of approach when multiple work locations are involved
  • Demonstrate due diligence
Features:
  • Facilitated by a WSPS technical expert qualified in steel storage racking systems and with in-depth knowledge of the new CSA A344-17 user guide
  • Can be personalized to any sector or workplace including those with multiple locations
  • Includes a sample rack inspection checklist 
  • Bonus: Each participant receives a printed copy of the new CSA A344-17 User Guide for Steel Storage Racks - a retail value of over $90!

Prerequisite

None

Delivery method

This course is delivered in a public classroom and/or can also be delivered in an on-site location.

Please contact Customer Care at 905-614-1400 or 1-877-494-WSPS (9777) for more information about availability and on-site pricing.

CSA offers this program at locations outside of Ontario. To register or for additional information visit the CSA Group Learning Institute.

Topics include

  • Introduction to the inspection and maintenance sections of the CSA User Guide for Steel Storage Racks
  • A simulated rack inspection using a comprehensive exercise
  • Learning which rack modifications may trigger the need for a pre-start health and safety review under section 7 of Ontario's Industrial Regulations

Upon completion, you will be able to

  • Recognize general rack hazards
  • Identify key areas to check when inspecting racks
  • Recognize and assess the severity of rack damage  
  • Understand rack modifications and the need for pre-start reviews (PSRs)
  • Conduct a rack inspection through a comprehensive simulated exercise

Target audience

This course is intended for workplace parties in warehousing environments such as warehousing for logistics, freight forwarders & brokers; manufacturing; foodstuff storage & distribution; and retail and wholesale operations.

By position, the course is ideally suited for:

  • Managers & supervisors
  • Health & safety personnel
  • Maintenance personnel
  • Others responsible for inspecting & maintaining steel storage racks
Managing Pre-Start Reviews (1/2 day)

Managing Pre-Start Reviews (1/2 day)

REVISED! Learn about the legal requirements for PSRs and how to assess whether the requirements apply and if a PSR is required.

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$199.00

Select a Scheduled Location and Date

16 scheduled date(s)
Location Function No. Date Time Notes Price
Barrie - Hampton Inn and Suites 206347 Jun 07, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Burlington - Holiday Inn Burlington 206344 Jun 14, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Guelph - Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton 201491 Mar 21, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Guelph - Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton 205588 Sep 20, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
London - Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn 205576 Apr 05, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
London - Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn 205577 Oct 18, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 200656 Dec 14, 2017 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 201146 Feb 22, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 205021 May 01, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 205057 Jun 28, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 205154 Oct 16, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 205195 Dec 18, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Oshawa - Travelodge Oshawa Whitby 205765 May 31, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Ottawa - WSPS Training Facility (Ottawa) 206208 Jun 21, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Windsor - Holiday Inn and Suites 205586 May 17, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00
Windsor - Holiday Inn and Suites 205587 Nov 07, 2018 08:30:00 AM $539.00