Each student must be 18 years old. In addition, a present valid documentation of a first-aid train-ing not older than 24 months and in accordance with the DGUV 1 regulation (1x9 hours) (German Employers Liability Insurance Association - gemäß DGUV-Vorschrift 1) and to certify having undergone a medical check-up suitable for performing this activity (the medical statement must not be older than 36 months for candidates up to 49 years old and not older than 18 months for candidates 50 years or older).
There is no need of a professional qualification, however, we recommend the course to people who have handcraft training and craftsmanship talent. The training is a qualification measure and helps to embark on a new career field.
The FISAT certification for Rope Access Technicians takes place in three stages. The basic course is the first step in order to do the second level. Level 1 and Level 2 courses can consecutively be completed. The Level 3 course for rope access supervisors is aimed for experienced and long-standing active height workers.
Candidates for the course SZP Level 3 must prove at least 250 days of work experience with the qualification as Rope Access Technician (FISAT logbook) and the examination or the last refresher course in Level 2 must not be older than 18 months.
FISAT regulations do not allow to skip any level. People who have done sports climbing for several years often are looking forward to skip the first level. Each course is mandatory and specifically designed to be taken one after the other.
There must not be previous climbing skills.
The number of companies that offer jobs as an industrial climber is constantly growing. Chances of finding a stable job position or as a freelance worker are especially good for industrial climbers, to gather practical experience and as well to continually master a handcraft.
Currently many trained industrial climbers are required in the wind energy industry. Our students will be saved in our company database. Therefore, when required, we will consider former students for potential jobs or projects.
After registering online to one of our courses, you will receive immediate confirmation of registration, the driving directions and an information sheet. In the following days you will receive per e-mail or per post the corresponding invoice, a written confirmation, a detailed course information and the required documentation. This also applies if your registration is done by fax or e-mail.
Only after receiving the payment of your invoice, your place will be definitely reserved.
Before the first day of the course we should receive the following documentation: a valid certification of the first-aid training not older than 24 months and in accordance with the DGUV 1 regulation (1x9 hours) - (German Employers Liability Insurance Association) and to certify having undergone a medical check-up suitable for performing this activity (the medical statement must not be older than 36 months for candidates up to 49 years old and not older than 18 months for candidates 50 years or older). Only occupational physicians are authorized to issue such a medical statement.
Each module of the training concludes with a FISAT examination and after the successful training completion, the participant receives a FISAT ID. This ID certifies that the employee is allowed to work as an industrial climber.