This course is aimed at people who will be responsible for the Planning of Lifting Operations using mobile cranes as stated in BS7121 – Safe Use of Cranes.
To provide candidates with sufficient knowledge to enable them to carry out appointed persons duties at their place of work in a safe and controlled manner.
Candidates will participate in theory and practical sessions, all of which are highlighted by the use of power point;
- Introduction & aims
- Current legislation (inc LOLER 98)
- BS7121 in depth
- Understanding the roles of an appointed person
- Selection of cranes, lifting tackle & personnel
- Instruction & supervision of lifting operations
- Method statements & risk assessment
- Theoretical assessment
On successful completion of this course, candidates will be awarded with an NPORS Certificate of Completion together with an NPORS Card.
Candidates are required to bring suitable PPE with them on this course;
- Hard Hat
- High-vis Jacket
- Safety Boots
Candidates must have previous experience in cranes and slinging operations. A pre course questionnaire must be submitted prior to Candidates attending the course.
Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?
Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone. Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.
Are there any car parking spaces available?
Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking spaces available in the area.
What accommodation is available?
There are a variety of hotels and B & B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.
Am I going to feel safe during my course participation?
Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.
I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?
Not at all. A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards. Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.