FISAT

FISAT

FISAT certified

SKYLOTEC offers the following certified courses for all those who work using ropes: FISAT Level 1, FISAT Level 2 and FISAT Level 3, plus the relevant refresher courses. Depending on previous qualifications, FISAT Level 1, 2 and 3 can be achieved.

FISAT Level 1 course description

  • Duration: 5 days, min. 4 participants, lunch included
  • Cost: €1,132 per participant incl. examination fee and excl. VAT
  • Location: VRC Neuwied
  • Rental equipment is available to book for €69.50 per participant for the whole week
  • We reserve the right to postpone the course.

Dates for FISAT Level 1:

  • 10 - 14 July 2017
  • 21 - 25 August 2017
  • 4 - 8 September 2017
  • 4 - 8 December 2017
  • 29.01 - 02. February 2018
  • 26.02 - 02. March 2018
  • 24. - 28. September 2018
  • 12. - 17. November 2018
  • Dates for companies/groups on request

Course content

  • Information on materials, ropes and knots
  • The theory of safety and rescue
  • Overview of statutory regulations
  • Vertical climbing techniques and rescue procedures
  • Safe handling of climbing equipment

Requirements

  • Minimum age 18
  • Occupational health certificate G41, dated less than three years
  • First Aid course (company first aider with 9 UE certification, dated less than 24 months)
  • If using your own equipment, this must comply with FISAT guidelines. You must be able to provide proof of up-to-date expert knowledge.
  • Minimum requirements for safety footwear S3 (ankle-high)
  • Please note: from 1 July 2017, presentation of the log book is compulsory for participation in tests and refresher courses.

If you do not have the required documents (first-aid course, G41 test) with you on the first day of the course, you will not be allowed to take part in the course.

FISAT Level 2 course description

  • Duration: 5 days, min. 4 participants, lunch included
  • Cost: €1,219 per participant incl. examination fee and excl. VAT
  • Location: VRC Neuwied
  • Rental equipment is available to book for €69.50 per participant for the whole week
  • We reserve the right to postpone the course.

Dates for FISAT Level 2:

  • 10 - 14 July 2017
  • 21 - 25 August 2017
  • 4 - 8 September 2017
  • 4 - 8 December 2017
  • 29.01 - 02. February 2018
  • 26.02 - 02. March 2018
  • 24. - 28. September 2018
  • 12. - 17. November 2018
  • Dates for companies/groups on request

Course content

  • Refresher of the contents of FISAT Level 1
  • Basic skills in identifying hazards and operational planning
  • Basic knowledge of anchor points and attachment techniques
  • Installation and use of horizontal rope systems
  • Assisted and unassisted rescue from horizontal sections of rope
  • Use of pulley systems
  • New working procedures and materials

Requirements

  • Valid FISAT Level 1 certificate
  • Minimum age 18
  • Occupational health certificate G41, dated less than three years
  • First Aid course (company first aider with 9 UE certification, dated less than 24 months)
  • If using your own equipment, this must comply with FISAT guidelines. You must be able to provide proof of up-to-date expert knowledge.
  • Minimum requirements for safety footwear S3 (ankle-high)
  • Please note: from 1 July 2017, presentation of the log book is compulsory for participation in tests and refresher courses.

If you do not have the required documents (Level 1 certificate, first-aid course, G41 test) with you on the first day of the course, you will not be allowed to take part in the course.

FISAT Level 3 course description

  • Duration: 6 days, min. 4 participants, lunch included
  • Cost: €1,302 per participant incl. examination fee and excl. VAT
  • Location: VRC Neuwied
  • Rental equipment is available to book for €69.50 per participant for the whole week
  • We reserve the right to postpone the course.

Dates for FISAT Level 2:

  • 10 - 14 July 2017
  • 21 - 25 August 2017
  • 4 - 8 September 2017
  • 4 - 8 December 2017
  • 29.01 - 02. February 2018
  • 26.02 - 02. March 2018
  • 24. - 28. September 2018
  • 12. - 17. November 2018
  • Dates for companies/groups on request

Course content

  • Overview of statutory regulations
  • Refresher of the contents of FISAT Level 2
  • Training in occupational safety and health protection
  • Risk assessment
  • Production of rescue plans
  • Planning and implementation of various rescue procedures
  • Redundant rope systems
  • Rigging methods for rescues and pulleys
  • Selection of anchor points
  • Managing records and site books

Requirements

  • Valid FISAT Level 2 certificate
  • Minimum age 21
  • 250 days operational experience as a Level 2 rope access technician, documented in the “Personal record of rope-assisted height access” records book
  • Occupational health certificate G41, dated less than three years
  • First Aid course (company first aider with 9 UE certification, dated less than 24 months)
  • If using your own equipment, this must comply with FISAT guidelines. You must be able to provide proof of up-to-date expert knowledge.
  • Minimum requirements for safety footwear S3 (ankle-high)
  • Please note: from 1 July 2017, presentation of the log book is compulsory for participation in tests and refresher courses.

If you do not have the required documents (Level 2 certificate, records book, first-aid course, G41 test) with you on the first day of the course, you will not be allowed to take part in the course.

FISAT Refresher (WU)

After a maximum of one year, a refresher of FISAT Level 3 is required in order to maintain the validity of the qualification. The course lasts one day. The RC lasts one day. Rental equipment is available to book for €49.50. Other than that, the course features, contents and requirements are the same as for FISAT Level 3. Upon consultation, one of the following dates for FISAT Level 3 can be used for this purpose.

  • Cost: €287,50 per participant excl. VAT

Please note: from 1 July 2017, presentation of the log book is compulsory for participation in tests and refresher courses.

Dates for FISAT Level 3 and Refresher Course (RC)

  • 10. January 2018
  • 13. June 2018
  • 05. December 2018
  • Dates for companies/groups on request

Training location VRC Dahlbachs Weg 10, 56566 Neuwied, Germany

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In addition to standard training courses, we also offer individual courses and dates. If you have any questions or wish to make a reservation, please contact us by email at vrc@skylotec.de.

We would be happy to arrange accommodation for you in a nearby hotel at a cost of approx. €60 per night.

Contact person:

Mr. Eric ZieglerLOGO_02_137_57
vrc@skylotec.com