Gantry Crane / Hoist Training

General course information
This course is designed to train delegates in methods of using Gantry Cranes / Hoists within their working environment in respect of PUWER and LOLER regulations. This course also includes the basic techniques of slinging and signaling loads and movements within the work place.Course content

  • The Health & Safety At Work Act
  • PUWER & LOLER Regulations
  • Selecting & Inspecting the lifting equipment
  • Selection & Inspection of lifting tackle
  • Controls and movement of the crane / hoist
  • PPE requirements / care / maintenance & use
  • Methods of slinging loads
  • Using specific attachments
  • Load weight distribution
  • Knowledge & practical examinations

Experience required
No prior knowledge of topic required

Course duration
1,2,3 day courses available

Number of delegates
0 – 4

Certification renewal
Recommended every 3 years however this may depend on the company’s risk assessments and internal policies.


Facilities / requirements
A training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required. Sufficient practical training and practice area for the crane / hoist and relevant loads. Delegates will require PPE as required.Availability
On-siteCertification
ITSSAR & In-house available

Vehicle Mounted crane (hi-ab)

General course information
Lorry mounted cranes are popular with manufacturers of building products and builders merchants who are regularly delivering to construction or residential sites. Courses are available on: Lifting Hook, Clamshell Bucket, and Hydraulic Clamp.Course content

  • Health & Safety at Work Act
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Capacities
  • Safety checks
  • Operations and controls
  • Alpha checks
  • Area
  • Load
  • Personnel
  • Height
  • Angles

Experience required
No experience for novice courses / prior experience and certification for refreshers

Course duration
1 – 2 day courses

Number of delegates
0 – 3

Certification renewal
Recommended every 3 years however this may depend on the company’s risk assessments and internal policies.


Facilities / requirements
A training room suitable for the number of delegates will be required. Sufficient practical training area and the vehicle mounted crane (Hi-Ab) will be required to carry out assessments and testing. Delegates will require PPE as per the company’s internal risk assessments.Availability
On-siteCertification
ITSSAR National Standards

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