Working on roofs

Target Group

The course concrates on safe working practices on roofs and making safe anchor points. The target group is roofing workers, construction workers, metal workers, snow removers and others.

Course goals

Following successful completion of the course, the participant shall:

Have knowledge of good anchorage points
Be familiar with roof specific equipment
Be well-versed in anchor knots
Be able to make a safe anchor with several fixation points
Set advanced anchorage points
Be able to make a risk analysis
Be able to make a rescue plan



Laws and regulations related to roof work
The fall protection system, what does it mean and what to think of
Different anchoring points and how they are used
Loads on anchoring points
Equipment for working on ceilings and how they work
Risk analysis and what it means
Rescue plan and rescue in theory

Practical Exercise

Evaluation of anchor knots
Setting-up multi-point anchor
Anchor equilibrium conditions
Work with two fall protection systems


A certificate will be awarded after successful completion of the course.
The course can be adapted to customer-specific goals.

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