Malta Dynamics Fall Protection Competent Person Training

Cost per participant: $695.00 (Group Pricing Available)
Duration: 16-hour Course | Time: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (2 Days)

This two-day, 16-hour course is designed for facility managers, site supervisors and superintendents who have been appointed by their employer to serve as the competent person. Competent persons are required by the OSHA 1926.32(f), 1926.500 and 1910 standards.

The 16 hour course is designed to provide training on evaluation for fall hazards. The participants are assigned tasks using power point, hands on training and real world scenarios. The training provides more detailed coverage of the standards and the reasons behind the laws and mandates.

Fall Prevention & Protection Supervisor Training course materials and the following program topics. The course also supplies the participant with the knowledge and skills to perform the annual inspection and record keeping.

NOTE: This 16-hr Fall Protection Competent Person course in conjunction with the 8-hr Fall Protection Equipment Inspection course complies with the ANSI/ASSE Z359.2 code. (EM 385-1-1, updated March 2015) (24-hours)


  • Definition and Responsibilities
  • Harness Fitting
  • What/Who is OSHA?
  • OSHA 1926.501
  • ANSI
  • Inspection, Maintenance & Storage
  • Statistics
  • OSHA 1926.502 and Products
  • Hands on Training
  • OSHA 1926.503
  • Citations and Penalties
  • Testing
  • Rescue
  • Ladders
  • Horizontal Lifelines
  • Other Standards
  • Scaffolds
  • Steel Erectors
  • Aerial Lifts
  • Fall Protection/Rescue Plan
  • Fall Hazard Task Evaluation (Exercise requiring hazard analysis)
  • Subpart M (Exercise)
  • Competent Person Inspection (Hands-on Practicum)

Class Size

Limited to 20 participants

Course Materials

Reference materials including fall protection plan outline, course completion certificate and wallet card as requested.

Downloads Available

16 Hour competent person training