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HS08 – 1 Day Basic Rigging & Light Lifting Course


Purpose of the course:

This course delivers 7 hours Accredited *CPD classroom and practical instruction with assessment. It offers delegates training to enable them to produce a lifting plan under LOLER Regulations and carry out low to medium level equipment loads of up to 100Kg on a structure.

On completion of the course delegates should be able to assess, plan prepare and carry out rigging and lifting operations in a safe manner in order to manually lift loads onto a structure.

What will be covered on the course:

• Overview of the PUWER and LOLER and associated regulations
• General hazards and risks associated with lifting operations
• Selection, use, inspection and maintenance of appropriate lifting equipment
• Planning and preparing lifting plans
• Practical rigging and lifting of loads
• Written and practical assessments

Course summary:

• Course duration: One day (9:00am – 5:00pm)
• Maximum instructor/delegate ratio: 1:6
• Delivery: Classroom based theory and practical training
• Assessment: Multiple choice test paper and practical skills assessment
• Certification: CPD Accredited Certificate of Training (valid for 3 years)

Additional Information:

• Delegates should hold in date certification as a climber (ie. HS03, HS04, HS05 or HS06 or equivalent)
• Delegates must have a good command of written and spoken English
• Delegates must be medically and physically fit to work at height and carry out manual handling (a self-certification questionnaire is to be completed on the course)
• Delegates require basic PPE (gloves, sturdy footwear) and clothing suitable for the environment (FPE equipment will be provided)
• Delegates must have an aptitude for working at height

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