Invest in your career: our first Intensive Timber Engineering Course



The course is aimed at technicians in the sector and offers regulatory insights and training on personal protective equipment.

The course will be held in english, but there will be the help and support of Portuguese staff to help with language issues.


The course analyzes the risks related to falls from height and the reference standards, going deeper to investigate the solutions for fixing on the substrate, the assembly specifications and the correct filling of the manuals relative to the installation of safety products.It will be showed the selection criteria to access to the roof, the type of fall protection system and fixing type in order to optimize the ratio cost/performance.


Dominik Paoli - Rothoblaas


The price includes what mentioned in the program plus 2 nights in a hotel near our headquarters and one night in Bergamo before departure.


Welcome dinner

Headquarter of Rothoblaas
08:30 09:00

Presentation of the course

09:00 10:30

General introduction to the topic of fall protection systems | Technical norm EN 795:2012 | Technical norm CEN TS 16415:2013

Statistics and sectors involved | Explication of the norm and and differences to EN 795:1996 | Explication of the norm for multiuser devices
10:30 10:45

Coffee break

10:45 12:30

Examples of the various types of products | Examples of work at height | Manuals of the products

Examination of types of devices and possible applications | Examination of types of works at height and possible solutions | Analysis of the product manual and sensibilisation of its importance
12:30 13:30


13:30 16:30

Practice of installation of fall protection systems

Installation and tips for the correct installation of different products
16:30 17:00

Correct installation form

How to fill out correctly the installation form


Headquarter of Rothoblaas
08:30 09:00

Basic concepts of fastening calculation for fall protection systems

Introduction on fastening calculation concepts
09:00 10:00

Basic concepts of planning

Explanation of the informations needed for a correct planning
10:00 10:15

Coffee break

10:15 10:45

Examples of planning of a fall protection system

Analysis of possible solutions for different types of roofs
10:45 11:15

Examples of planning of a fall protection system

Analysis of possible solutions for different types of roofs
10:45 11:15

Practice of planification

Practical workshop for application of the planning concepts aquired
11:15 11:45

Introduction to 3RD category PPE against falls from heights

General introduction to the PPE technical norms
11:45 12:45

3RD category PPE practice

Practice with PPE against fall from height for different types of work
13:00 13:30

Presentation of the certificates, end of the course