This training raises employees’ awareness of the hazards of using mechanical devices to lift and swing heavy loads in the workplace. It will help staff to understand the safer way to operate lifting equipment that uses chains, ropes, slings and hooks. This will protect staff and help to reduce the level of accidents when moving loads.
This online training is structured to include:
- Learning objectives and overview
- Lifting basics
- Recognising and using lifting equipment
- The lifting process
- Your role
Approximately 2 hours. However, the learning is self-paced so the course can be completed at your convenience and your progress will be recorded throughout.
This training is designed for employees who need to use lifting and slinging equipment as part of their job.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.
This course content has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Once you have successfully completed your course you can download and print your Virtual College certificate.