Hi Ab Lorry Mounted Crane

Course Aim:

Our Hi Ab Lorry Mounted Crane course is designed to equip learners with the necessary information, knowledge & skills to safely operate a Hi-Ab Lorry Mounted Crane while at work.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course, the learners will be able to;

  • Identify the operators responsibilities under current health & safety legislation
  • Operate a Hi-Ab Lorry Mounted Crane safely
  • Conduct safety checks on a Hi-Ab Lorry Mounted Crane
  • Understand the responsibilities of the Hi-Ab operator
  • Identify possible workplace hazards (e.g. Overhead cables)

Course Programme:

1. Legislation & Regulations

2. Operator responsibilities & safety

3. P.P.E. requirements

4. Safe use

5. Lift equipment

6. Certification & inspection

7. Use of controls

8. Lift capacity & loads charts

9. Theory assessment & supervised Basic Operating Assessment

Training Methods:

This is a combined classroom and practical based course on the Basic Operation and Safe Use of the Lorry Loader Crane (Hi-Ab). 

Who should attend?

Those who operate a Hi-Ab Lorry Mounted Cranes as part of their normal work activities

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 4 learners
  • Half day duration for experienced operators, 1 day for beginners 
  • After successful completion candidates will recieve a National Trainign Solutions Certificate of Completion and an Operators Card which is valid for 3 years 
  • Learners must bring with them their own Personal Protective Equipment. (i.e.  hard hat, high visibility jacket, gloves & safety boots)