This course has been created for experienced or semi-experienced people wanting to gain entry into the lifting industry through the role of a slinger/signaller. The course is ideal for those that have no formal qualifications.
Learn how to establish the weight and dimensions of various loads and effectively communicate this information to crane operators.
Selection of appropriate lifting tackle and demonstrate how to attach and detach it correctly and safely.
Use clear and concise signals to direct the actions of a crane that is moving loads of different weights and dimensions.
Determine the serviceability of lifting accessories, how to maintain then and the correct storage procedures.
Teaching and Assessment
The course is 3 days made up of classroom-based tutorials and practical exercises, followed by a 1 day assessment
Various cards available please call for details
For CPCS Testing, the CITB Health, safety and environment test must have been passed no more than two years before the course start date.
Good understanding of spoken and written English.