SB01 Slinging & Lifting, Banksman

Course Aim:

The aims of the course are to make employees aware of hazards associated with slinging and lifting. To advise on best practices and techniques

Course Objectives:

To list the legal aspects of slinging and lifting.

Understand and be aware of their responsibilities.

Be able to identify slinging and lifting equipment.

Be able to estimate weights and centres of gravity of different loads.

Know how to inspect and store the equipment correctly.

Course content includes:

  • The legal aspects of slinging and lifting
  • Basic definitions
  • Inspection of lifting equipment
  • Estimating weights
  • Finding centres of gravity
  • Signals for slinging and lifting
  • Practical session lifting various objects correctly
  • Correct storage of equipment
  • Test paper

Course Duration: 6.5 hours contact time i.e. 1 day

Type of Certificate: Competence based, valid for 3 years

Accreditations: Not applicable

Min/Max Persons on Course: 4/8

Course Enquiry:

Call 01925 244 144