16-Hour Fall Protection Competent Person

November 9-10, 2021
Location: STEP Training Center | Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Duration: 16 hours


Our two-day competent person course is designed for facility and site personnel who must also serve as the competent person required by OSHA 1926.32(f), 1926.500, and 1910 standards. Participants are assigned tasks which require evaluation for fall hazards and determination of the type of fall protection needed. The tasks are described using real-life situations. This training provides more detailed coverage then our Fall Prevention & Protection one-day course with materials following program topics. The course also supplies the participant with the knowledge and skills to perform annual inspections and record keeping. 



Program Topics

  • Overview of Fall Protection Requirements
  • Fall Protection Systems
  • Hazard Analysis
    • Recognition of hazards
    • Evaluation criteria & control measures
  • Anchorage Requirements
  • Fall Clearance Task Evaluation Calculation and Equipment
  • Hazard Identification Practicum 
  • Fall Arrest Equipment - Skills Workshop
  • Rescue
    • Assessments, Fall victim, First on the scene, self-rescue, assisted rescue
    • Suspension Trauma
  • Facility Fall Protection Procedures
  • Competent Person Equipment Inspection & Maintenance - Skills Workshop

Training highlights recent changes to OSHA's general industry walking working surfaces.



Course Materials

Includes reference materials, fall protection plan outline, hazard assessment sheets, fall arrest equipment inspection form, and equipment suggestions. All participants  will receive a certificate of training upon course completion. 



Class size limited

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16-Hour Fall Protection Competent Person - November 9-10, 2021

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NOTICE: All Participants must wear a face mask to enter the facility.