"This principle describes the requirements pertaining to the training of individuals who use personal fall protection equipment (PPE) as a retention, positioning or arresting solution, resp. who are involved in the use of rescue equipment, in the course of performing their professional tasks. In addition, it describes the requirements pertaining to the type and content of the training sessions as well as to the instructors, resp. trainers concerned." (1 - Scope)
The descriptions found in this article have been put together in a condensed form and are merely intended to provide a general overview. Please refer to DGUV Principle 312-001 for exact details.
Anyone wishing to provide training in the PPE or rescue equipment area must fulfill the following requirements.
The training must incorporate practical exercises. These practical exercises must be carried out under consideration of the workplace concerned, resp. under comparable working and operating conditions. When conducting the exercises, the number one priority is to ensure the safety of the participants.
As your partner, we would be happy to help you implement your training agenda. Our Training Team is looking forward to receiving your enquiry and will be glad to help you with your practical training measures. Training can either take place on your premises and using your own equipment or at our training facilities in the Lower Rhine region.