Lifting & Slinging Course
This course will enhance the existing skills of delegates, in performing tasks involving the lifting and slinging of components and equipment in a safe and correct manner.
The course will cover the following areas:
Selecting and using chains and chain slings
Selecting and using wire rope slings
Using 'Safe Working Load' charts
Slinging and moving loads
Working with cranes
Calculating the weights and centres of gravity of loads and taking these factors into account of slinging and moving safely
Relevant current legislation relating to lifting and slinging and general site and workshop safety standards
Lifting tackle inspection, maintenance and storage procedures
Delegates will receive a Certificate on successful completion of the course.