Slinger / Signaller

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Max Number of Delegates: 1 – 10
Duration: 1 Day
Length of Certification: 3 Years
Accreditation: In House or NPORS

Who Should Attend

This programme is designed for those personnel responsible for undertaking the role of slinger /signaller and to refresh the skills needed to carry out this role effectively.

Course Aim

This course will provide you with the basic skills, knowledge and information to safely carry out the role and duties of a slinger/signaller. Covering the use of various methods of lifting and security of products using straps, strops and chains.

Training Methods

A high proportion of hands-on demonstration and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials.

Driver CPC Approved

NO, this is NOT a Driver CPC approved course

Course Content

  • Relevant legislation
  • What are the hazards
  • Duty of care
  • Risk assessments and safe systems of work
  • Safety signs and signals
  • Using recognised hand signals in the operation
  • Understanding weight limits Selecting and attaching the correct lifting accessory
  • Movement of loads
  • Making loads safe before, during and after movement
  • PPE
  • Practical assessment

Additional Information

Delegates attending this course should be 18+ years and be physically and mentally fit to withstand the rigours of training.

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