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Dropped Objects

Course information

Target group:

The course is aimed at all onshore and offshore personnel.


This course aims to increase learners’ awareness of the potential for dropped objects, and to outline the
responsibilities of personnel and actions to be taken to prevent dropped object incidents occurring. This course is based on the Dropped Object Prevention Scheme (DROPS) and industry best practice.


Course Content
-Define what is meant by a ‘dropped object’
-Identify the common causes of dropped objects and their consequences and explain the importance of
eliminating, or reducing the risk of, incidents occurring
-Identify the duties of employers and employees in eliminating dropped object incidents
-Identify areas with a high potential for injury to personnel should a dropped object incident occur
-Identify examples of bad practice
-Describe the measures that should be taken to control the risk of falling objects


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