Management of lifting operations course

Learn about the management of lifting operations, in particular with reference to health and safety, and Regulation 8 of the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998.

On completion of the course, and after assessment of your competence (refresher or initial course), you should be able to manage lifting operations safely onsite, following company procedures.


Who should attend

Principle contractors and contractors who use lifting equipment onsite via a ‘Contract lift’ agreement

Contractors, project, site and assistant site managers or similar roles


Benefits to you

Gain an understanding of the application of the Regulations and British Standards regarding lifting operations on site

Be clear on duties and responsibilities

Understand the risks associated with various items of lifting equipment

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

What you'll learn

Common accidents in lifting operations

How to comply with legislation

Best practice procedures in BS 7121

How to document relevant lifting operations

The requirements of an appointed person for planning and organisation, and the crane supervisor

Types and selection of lifting equipment

How to conduct a risk assessment

Principles of crane stability and structural strength



Course Pricing

In-company £1,250 12
In-company (virtual) £1,100 14
Open (virtual) £120 14

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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