OBELISK and TRIBUS Product Training

Who is this course for?

Personnel with experience of rope rescue/access systems who are required to use the Lyon Equipment OBELISK and/or TRIBUS for lowering or raising live loads.

Duration 1 day
Venue Lyon Equipment Work and Rescue Training Centre (training may also be available at customers’ own venue)
Course Code LT91
Cost Excl VAT £200

To enquire about this course or make a booking please contact us on 015396 26250 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This course provides product training in the use of the Lyon Equipment OBELISK quadpod and TRIBUS tripod in a variety of different configurations and environments.  Designed specifically for the emergency services and rapid intervention situations, both products have unique features that make them ideal for this type of work.  Training will include user checks, assembly, configuration options and use in both the built and natural environments.

A 50% reduction in course fees will be applied if purchasing training in combination with this product.

OBELISK & TRIBUS Training Course


  • Knowledge of two line working for rope rescue/access
  • Medically fit and healthy
  • The minimum age of candidates is 18 years

Course Content

  • Review of relevant workplace legislation
  • Pre-use checks of the OBELISK and TRIBUS
  • Anchor selection and rigging
  • Assembly of the OBELISK and TRIBUS
  • Rigging for lowering and raising
  • Configuring and positioning of the OBELISK and TRIBUS
  • Use of the OBELISK and TRIBUS for lowering and raising
  • Disassembly and stowage
  • Medical considerations


The course assessment is by short written test and continuous practical assessment by Lyon staff.


A certificate of attendance and test and ID card record of training will be issued to successful candidates.  Certificate valid for three years from date of assessment.