Competent person for ABS Safety systems
This course allows you to carry out the mandatory, yearly inspection of ABS fall protection systems

You as a competent person to-be will be able to check on single anchorage connectors and lifeline systems manufactured by ABS Safety GmbH.

The highest objective of this two-day course is to put emphasize on the general topic of risks of falling. Also, evaluating those risks affiliated with working at heights and choosing the correct ABS Safety product for any given application will be conceptualized. At the end you will come up with unique strategies for solving any fall-risk-related situation in your working place.

Contents of this training

Theoretical contents

  • Legal requirements and legislations (laws and standards/norms, e.g.)
  • Legally watertight installation documentation using the “Lock Book”
  • Manufacturers requirements of installation (certification, safety information, installation manuals, e.g.)
  • Basics on planning for fall protection systems
  • Scope of products and services of ABS anchorage solutions
  • Choosing the right products and/or systems
  • Basics on the installation
  • Basics on the inspection of fall protection systems

Practical aspects

  • Installation of anchorage points on various substrates (using the ABS Safety demonstration tables)
  • Installation of a lifeline system (traversable, non-traversable)
  • Coming up with a meaningful installation documentation
  • Introduction of the “Lock Book”
  • Inspection of single anchorage connectors and lifeline systems (product groups of “ABS Lock” and “ABS SYS”
  • Creation of a legally watertight inspection documentation
  • Recertification of ABS fall protection systems according to manufacturer’s requirements
  • Simulation of a fall

Prior to this training

  • Especially for the practical session we may ask you wearing appropriate shoes
  • Register your company at – free of charge, of course

Following to this training

  • You will be a competent person for everything correlated to the installation, inspection and documentation of ABS Safety fall protection systems
  • Also, you will be awarded with a certificate valid for three years

Place of happening

This session takes place at our training centre at the headquarters of ABS Safety in Kevelaer, Germany (65km away from DUS International airport). For airport-transportation please feel free to get in touch with us!
If you wish this training to take place at your site, please let us know – we will work out a date and be happy to visit at your esteemed site.

Accommodation possibilities

Together with the following hotels we arranged special rates for you. Simply refer to “ABS Safety Training” while booking.

Any questions on the ABS Safety trainings?

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