Control of lifting operations

This course will give you a thorough understanding of health and safety issues when it comes to lifting operations, and how to comply with Regulation 8 of the Lifting Equipment Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations.

BESPOKE

OPEN

IN-COMPANY

 

It is essential that company processes and produces meet the regulations, and by taking this course you will be well equipped to maintain compliance, plan, and implement lifting operations safely, reducing risks to all stakeholders.

Who should attend

Principle contractors and contractors who use lifting equipment onsite via a ‘Crane hire’ agreement

Contracts, project, site and assistant site managers or similar roles.

What you'll learn

How to apply the Regulations and British Standards regarding lifting operations on site

Yours, and others, duties and responsibilities including the supervision needed

Why it’s a requirement to have a defined and recorded safe system of work

The correct use of manufacturers information and crane duty charts

Understand the selection, and use of, lifting accessories including crane selection

How to communicate the requirements to the relevant stakeholders

The most common risks associated with various items of lifting equipment

Recognise the need for competent personnel for all areas of the lifting operations.

Benefits to you

On completion of the course and after assessment of your individual competence, you will be able to plan and implement lifting operations safely onsite, following company procedures.

Depending on prior experience, some candidates may need to be supervised/monitored after completion of the course.

Course Pricing

COURSE TYPE

STANDARD PRICE

NHBC REGISTERED

MAX ATTENDEES

In-company

£2,000

£1,800

8

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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