Course Description

Course Code :

All lifting operations must be carefully planned so that foreseeable risks have been accounted for and relevant controls put in place. When complex lifts are carried out a lifting plan, which must be written down must be developed by a person competent to do so.


Course Objectives

to follow

Course Features

  • Roles, responsibilities, accountability
  • H.A.S.A.W.A. 1974.
  • Provision of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998.
  • Slinging/Banksman and Crane operations.
  • Load handling.
  • Weight assessment.
  • Sling angles
  • Selection appropriate equipment.
  • Crane types.
  • Risk assessment / method statements.
  • Summary.
  • Assessment – written test.