OVERVIEW

Designed to give delegates clear information on all current legislation, codes of practice and guidance notes associated with the safe use of lifting equipment and lifting gear during lifting operations. Leading to the implementation of a safe system of work through acquired theoretical and practical knowledge and information on the Appointed Person’s responsibilities.

CONTENTS

  • Current Legislation And Regulations
  • HSE Guidance
  • Safety Requirements
  • Inspection Of Lifting Equipment
  • Calculating Load Weights
  • Safe Slinging Of Loads
  • Safe Use Of The Relevant Equipment And Accessories
  • Controlling The Movement Of The Load
  • Communication

WHO WILL BENEFIT

This course is aimed at Site Managers, Project Managers, Supervisors and Engineers whose duties include responsibility for the planning of lifting operations and who will have overall control to act on behalf of the management, when required to move the load. The course is specifically designed for those who wish to become an appointed person or who need to refresh this position.

STRUCTURE

The course begins and ends with a written test paper and the successful delegates are issued Certificate of Competency.

DETAILS

This course is usually delivered at Energyray Training Centre, but can also be delivered at a client’s base/premises.

COURSE HANDOUTS

Courswe Manual, Rigging & Lifting Wallet.

DURATION

5 days

PPE REQUIRED

Coveralls, Hard hat and Safety boots.