Lifting and Slinging Training

From: £58.65pp / £276.25 closed course *Maximum 12 delegates

Course Description

The course takes a carefully structured look at:

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998



Half Day




This course is suitable for all operators, supervisors and managers, who as part of their working duties, use lifting equipment


On completion of this course, delegates will receive a competency certificate.

Course Size

Maximum Course attendance is 12.

Typical Interest Groups

Maintenance engineers, building contractors, renovators, fit out companies, road contractors, ground workers, plant operators. Anyone working, or involved with, the use of lifting equipment.

Course Objective:

On completion of the course, delegates will be able to recognise/manage/address:

  • Identifying hazards
  • Identifying risks
  • Combined forces
  • The nature of ductile failure
  • Identifying adequate strength
  • SWL's
  • Capacity indicators and limiters


  • Marking of lifting equipment components
  • Inspecting equipment
  • Equipment prone to instability
  • Measures taken to improve stability
  • Lifting out of water
  • Mobile lifting equipment
  • Banded loads


  • Positioning lifting equipment
  • Preventing free falling of loads
  • Pre-use checks to be carried out on lifting equipment?
  • Record keeping
  • Signalling
  • Slinging techniques


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