Power Ascender ACX

For those who work with telecom or wind power, we can also offer the Power Ascender ACX course that focus on both going up and down on ropes.

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Target group

For those who works as a telecom worker, line maintenance staff or wind-power worker. Participant should have rope experience.

Course goal

After a successful completion of the course, the participant shall:

Safely use the ACX Power Ascender.

Theoretical elements

Work environment law + relevant legal instruments for working in fall risk environments
Fall factors; the loads the human body can be subjected to
Fall protection system in compliance with EN 363:2008 and its subdivisions
Relevant EN standards for the type of work undertaken
Anchorage points

Practical elements

Connections, knots
Use of ActSafe's ACX 
- Overall visual inspection
- Start-up procedure
- Anchorage points
- Installation on rope Ascend using rope
- Emergency lowering using lowering device and emergency kit, at least twice
- Hoist using single rope
- Hoist using 2:1 system
- Hoist using 3:1 system


A certificate will be awarded after successful completion of the course.

The course can be conducted at the customer's location.

Use of ActSafe PMX/ACX requires training (in compliance with the certifying body; Bauberufgenossenschaft CE0547) for transportation of humans.


ART. NR: 012299043

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE: Fall protection basic course and Rescue Basic

COURSE LENGTH:  8 hours (1 day)


INSTRUCTOR: Two Cresto-authorised instructor per max 8 participants

Cresto reserves the right to cancel the course if the number of participants is less than 3 persons. If so, we will inform you one week before that start of the course.