Competent person Cresto PPE

Target group

For those who do the yearly inspection and maintenance of your PPE.

Course Goal

The employer trains someone to be a "Competent Person" for the inspection of fall protection equipment in compliance with EN 365. Competence extends to inspecting harnesses, ropes, fall arrests, carbines, wire sling and other equipment such as nylon sling, Cresto's SRLs (W2, W2h, W3,5, 5511, 5501), Smartline X and vacuum inspection of Cresto's rescue equipment.



- Working environment regulations
- European norms
- Material study (run-through of equipment used)
- EN standards
- CE-marking, daily inspection, periodical inspection
- Breaking loads
- Criteria for rejection
- User instructions

Practical exercise

- Practical test of fall protection products
- Theory test
- Vacuum inspection


A theoretical and a practical knowledge assessment will take place to validate student accomplishment.
A certificate is awarded after the course to successful 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.

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Caroline Magnusson