- Who Attends
- The Aim
- Course Content
- Additional Info
Who Should Attend?
This Slinger/Signaller training programme is designed for personnel who work with lifting equipment that require loads to be secured and guided safely.
To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of rigging and slinging duties, on successful completion all delegates will receive a Citrus Certificate and Citrus ID Card (lasts for three years).
Training Course Content:
- Safety Awareness Session.
- Health & Safety Work Act 1974, sections 2, 7, 8 & 9.
- Current PUWER Regulations.
- The current Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations.
- Safe Working Loads, Working Load limits and Safety certificates.
- Inspection of Lifting Tackle.
- Safe operating practices.
- Methods of Slinging.
- Weight Estimation.
- Pre Lifting Checks.
- Lifting Accessories Checks.
- Lifting and Moving.
- Post lifting Checks.
Training Course Methods
A high proportion of hands-on demonstrations and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials and pre and post course assessments.
Delegates should provide a passport photograph on the day of training for production of ID Cards.
Delegates should inform their trainer if they have any serious health issues, physical problems, special considerations or are taking any medication, which may create difficulties in undertaking elements of this training course.
The content of this course includes awareness of periodic examinations of equipment. The course does not provide full training in maintenance of equipment. Additional training relating to this subject may be of benefit to delegates (further information available upon request).
For training held at your own location, please ensure that the classroom you make available has a 240v power supply and is a suitable size for the number of delegates attending. Please ensure that the practical area has been risk assessed, is free from harm and is suitable for training.
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