A 1 day course for a person to obtain a certificate of basic training after successfully completing the practical and theoretical assessment 


Those attending should be equipped with the necessary PPE (sturdy footwear, hard hat and high visibility jackets) 


Upon successful completion of the course the operator will be able to demonstrate how to operate an overhead crane correctly and safely, taking care and consideration for him/herself and the people in and around the working area. 

They will have demonstrated their practical ability of how to use an overhead crane, carried out a pre use inspection and successfully completed a theory paper. 

  • Introduction to the courseLegal responsibilities
  • The job of a Slinger
  • The Safe working loads Lifting Equipment
  • Working with power hoists and overhead cranes
  • Method of slinging unbalanced loads

Method Of Delivery:

Within a normal work area the trainer will demonstrate safe practice and together with the trainee will discuss and lift a range of work normally expected of the trainee. The trainee needs to demonstrate his/her competence with the crane operation and will lift a range of work provided 


Novice - 1 day
Refresher - 1/2 day


Upon Enquiry


Upon Enquiry

For more information on this training course call Louise on 01706 631417.