Refresher cable crane technology Wyssen

Initial situation

The new FCOS Directive No. 2134 “Forestry work” has been in force in Switzerland since December 6, 2017. The topic of rope crane installation has been added to the old EKAS guideline “Forestry work”. It was realized that the cable crane installation is also subject to the crane ordinance. Appendix 2 of the FCOS Directive lists the instructions and training required for the transportation of timber using cable crane systems.

The motivation


Duration: 1 day for people with previous knowledge

Date: 1st course: Friday, June 07, 2024, 2nd course: Saturday, June 08, 2024

Location: Wyssen Seilbahnen AG, 3713 Reichenbach

Price: CHF 350.-/per person


Course content

Course leader

Hanspeter Weber, Forester HFF, FA instructor, ASGS specialist, safety expert

SAW Forest GmbH
Rüfisweg 16a
7203 Trimmis