LOLER

LOLER INTRODUCTION TO THE SAFE USE OF LIFTING EQUIPMENT LIFTING OPERATIONS AND LIFTING EQUIPMENT REGULATIONS 1998

AIM
To give delegates a broad overview of The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER).

Pre-Requisite
None.

Course Duration
3 hours.

Maximum Number
10-12 persons.

Training Aids
Lecture notes and audio visual presentation.

Assessment
Written test.

Certification
On successful completion of the course candidates will receive a NETA certificate.

Additional Information
Meeting the needs and expectations of service users is of the highest priority to our staff. Therefore if you have any concerns or wish to make a comment about the service please contact: info@NETA.co.uk


COURSE OBJECTIVES

This course will provide the delegates with the following information:

  • Introduction to LOLER
  • What is LOLER
  • What is contained in LOLER
  • Other relevant legislation
    • HASWA
    • MHSWR
    • PUWER
  • Competent Persons
  • Organising of lifting operations
  • Keeping records
  • Approved Codes of Practice and guidance

COURSE SYLLABUS

Introduction

  • Commencement date
  • Types of equipment

What is LOLER

  • Regulations

What is contained in LOLER

  • Introduction
  • Regulation 1 – 17
  • Schedules 1 – 2

Other Relevant Regulations

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment

Competent Persons

  • Definition
  • Duties
  • Responsibilities
  • Organising of lifting operations
  • Planning
  • Supervision
  • Safe System of Work

Keeping Records

  • Types of Information

ACOPS