Slings & Hoists

This course is typically tailored to the learners needs, based on the nature of work they undertake in their work environment. It will give learners the information & awareness on the safe use of sling & hoists as part of their normal work duties.

Course Aims and Objectives:Health and Safety pc repair

On completion of this course, the learners will;

  • Be aware of the employers & employees duties under current health & safety legislation
  • Operate a sling & hoist safely
  • Conduct safety checks on slings & hoists
  • Understand the responsibilities of the person using slings & hoists
  • Identify possible workplace hazards (e.g. Overhead cables)

Course Programme:

  • Duties imposed under current health & safety legislation in relation to operating slings & hoists
  • Explanation, demonstration & practice in the correct procedures to adopt when operating slings & hoists
  • Pre-use safety checks / inspection
  • Safe operating practices
  • Correct Personal Protective Equipment selection, inspection & correct use

Training Methods:

Classroom presentation on power-point; There is a short demonstration by our experienced instructor. A prctical element of the course can also be included where training is taking place on site. 

Who should attend?

Those who operate Slings & Hoists as part of their normal work activities.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 6 - 8 learners

Learners must bring with them their own Personal Protective Equipment. (i.e. Overalls, helmet, high visibility jacket & safety footwear) 

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