Competent Person Training

Duration: 8-hour Course

Free training being offered in Newark, Ohio on October 8th, 2020.

Competent persons are required by the OSHA 1926.32(f), 1926.500 and 1910 standards. This one-day, Malta Dynamics 8-hour course is designed for construction site supervisors and superintendents who have been appointed by their employer to serve as the competent person.

This in-depth course is designed to provide training on the evaluation for fall hazards. The participants are presented with hands-on training and real-world scenarios. The training provides more detailed coverage of the standards and the reasons behind the laws and mandates. The course also supplies the participant with the knowledge and skills to perform the annual inspection and record keeping.

Program Topics:

  • Definition and Responsibilities
  • Harness Fitting
  • What/Who is OSHA?
  • OSHA 1926.501
  • ANSI
  • Inspection, Maintenance and 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.

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Downloads Available

8-Hour Course PDF