AIM The aim of the course is to give the delegate the necessary skills to perform slinging operations and the skills required to operate a powered overhead travelling crane safely.
Pre-Requisite Knowledge of the environment in which the participant performs his/her duties.
Course Duration Two days.
Maximum Number The maximum number of persons on this course will be eight.
Training Aids Use will be made of lecture notes, audio-visual presentation, demonstrations and practice.
Assessment The learner will be assessed by means of a written test and a practical assessment.
Certification On successful completion of this course candidates will receive a LEEA certificate.
NB Clients must make suitable lifting equipment and accessories available for the practical elements of onsite courses.
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
At the conclusion of this course the delegate will:
Have a working knowledge of current legislation on lifting, including HSWA, LOLER & PUWER.
Be capable of correctly and safely selecting the correct lifting equipment and lifting accessories including:
Wire rope slings
Be able to calculate the weights and centres of gravity of loads, the effect of angles on safe working loads
Have a working knowledge of all relevant current legislation relating to lifting and slinging and of general site and workshop safety standards.
Powered Crane Operation
Explain the crane working parts
Explain the directional travel of the crane
Explain the different control systems
Pre operational checks
Planning the method and route of the load (2 day course only)