Fall Protection for the Competent Person Training

Fall Protection for the Competent Person Training - This 8-hour program applies to all personnel that work atfall protection, fall harness, working at heights height and have to be aware of various dangers of working at heights. Personnel who have to preplan, select and implement fall protection systems for their work site. Meets the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.

Course Overview

Safety Training Services, Inc. presents this comprehensive training program intended to provide instruction on several topics in working at heights to Supervisory level employees or employees deemed as competent persons by a company.

After attending the 8-hour course, students will have covered:

  • Introduction to Working at Heights
  • OSHA Regulations Concerning Working at Heights
  • OSHA Competent Person Requirements for Fall Protection
  • Hazards of Working at Heights
  • Ladder Safety
  • Pre-Planning for Fall Protection
  • Selection of Proper Protective Systems
  • Roof, Scaffold, and Work Platform Safety
  • Fall Protection Systems 
  • Fall Protection Equipment and proper use

After completing the course, students should be able to:

  • Recognize Hazards of Working at Heights
  • Pre-Plan Fall Protection Systems for a Work Site
  • Select Proper Protective Systems for a Job
  • Work Safely from a Roof, Scaffolding and Other Work Platforms
  • Recognize the Need, Selection, and Proper Use of Fall Protection Equipment and Systems
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