Speciality Course Working on roofs

The speciality course is aimed at those who are already certified in the "Fall protection basic" course. This course teaches in-depth methods of how to work safely and efficiently on roofs.

The course covers different types of anchorage points, the correct equipment for different types of environments and how to set own approved anchorage points. Furthermore, the participant learns how to do a risk assessment and rescue plan prior to accessing the work area.

  • After an approved course, the participant will be issued a certificate
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Goal

To have knowledge of what equipment to use and how to use it safely when working on roofs.

Theoretical elements

  • Laws and regulations related to roof work
  • What is a fall protection system?
  • Correct use of anchorage points
  • Loads on anchoring points
  • Correct use of the equipment
  • Risk assessment and rescue plan

Practical elements

  • Evaluation of anchor knots
  • Setting-up multi-anchorage point
  • Anchor equilibrium conditions
  • Work with two fall protection systems
  • Rescue of injured or distressed person
Target group: The target group is roof workers, construction workers, service technicians and others. Previous knowledge: Fall Protection Basic course Period of validity: Annual repetition are recommended Course length: 4 hours (1/2 day)