PROTECTION COMPETENT PERSON SEMINAR
This Fall Protection
Competent Person Seminar is designed for individuals who are
responsible for the supervision, implementation and monitoring of
a managed fall protection program. It provides a fundamental
understanding of the OSHA and ANSI requirements for The Fall
Protection Competent Person, as well as providing the participant
with solid practical knowledge on how to identify and control
common fall hazards.
Participants will expand their knowledge and ability to identify
hazardous conditions, develop programs and make equipment
selections to properly deal with fall hazards. This seminar
will also develop an overall knowledge of how to select, inspect,
use and install fall protection systems, and covers hazard
identification and applicable commercial and residential
construction regulations. This training may also cover the
New Residential Fall Protection Directive, which became effective
June 16, 2011, if your company needs this training.
The new directive requires all residential builders to
comply with 29 CFR 1926.501(b)(13).
completion of the seminar, participants will be able to recognize
and mitigate fall hazards through a hierarchy of fall hazard
controls and will have a basic understanding of the following:
Overview of Fall Prevention and Protection
Responsibilities of The Fall Protection Competent Person
Applicable OSHA and ANSI Fall Protection
The Need for Fall Protection
Recognition of hazards
Fall Prevention vs. Protection
General Principles of Fall Protection
Personal Fall Arrest Systems
Fall Protection on Aerial Lifts and Ladders
Thomas Safety Solutions offers two options:
Option 1: Fall Protection
for the Competent Person (Basics). This seminar will teach the
basics for everything you need to know to meet the requirements of a
'Competent Person'; and Upon successful completion, participants
will receive a wallet card from Thomas Safety Solutions.
Total Hours: 6 Hours
Option 2: Advanced Fall
Protection for the Competent Person. This is a complete
training seminar which will exceed OSHA and ANSI requirements for
the 'Competent Person', and includes hands on training; Upon
successful completion, participants receive a wallet card and a
certification of training from Thomas Safety Solutions, Inc.
Time: 2- Day
There is an
exam at the end of this seminar, which requires a minimum score of
70% or better to pass.
for pricing, specific topics needed, or if you need special
Protection Seminar Registration Form
Advanced Fall Protection Seminar Registration Form
We have also combined our 6 hour Fall Protection Competent Person Seminar
with our Scaffold Competent Person Seminar to bring you added value
if you have a need for both.
Total Hours: 10 Hours
Fall Protection-Scaffold Registration Form
Inspections and Duties of a Competent
Physics of a Fall;
Fall Hazard Assessments;
Identify, Control and Correct Fall Hazards;
Safe Work Practices;
Falls and Falling Object Protection;
Definitions that Apply to Fall Protection;
Conventional Methods of Fall Protection;
Other Methods of Fall Protection;
Fall Arrest and Fall Restraint Systems;
Equipment Inspections and Maintenance;
The New Residential Fall Protection Directive;
Handling an OSHA Compliance Inspection at your Construction
much, much more!
Be sure to check out all of our other
safety and health training, including our 10 & 30 Hour
OSHA, Scaffold Competent Person, Excavation Competent
Person, Confined Space Entry, Qualified Rigging,
Qualified Crane Signaling, and more.
Thomas Safety Solutions provides services in
Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, West
Virginia, Indiana, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas.