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Cushioning Armor (Armor Mastery, Combat)

Source Armor Master's Handbook pg. 16
You twist in your armor, allowing it to mitigate your fall.

Prerequisites: Armor training class feature, proficiency with medium or heavy armor.

Benefit: When you take falling damage, you can direct half of the damage to your armor. This damage ignores the armor’s hardness.

Combat Trick

Source Armor Master's Handbook pg. 20 (Amazon)
You can spend 5 stamina points to utilize your armor’s hardness when directing falling damage to it. (See page 16.)