Banksman/Slinger

Upcoming Course Dates

Date Location Number of Delegates  
17/09/2014 @ 8.30am Aberdeen Book Now
15/10/2014 @ 8.30am Aberdeen Book Now

Please contact us for alternative dates if these are not suitable for you.

Objectives

To instruct persons involved in basic slinging and crane lifting operations to guide crane operators by hand and radio signals, in both good and restricted visibility, and to safely carry out basic slinging procedures.

Contents       

Classroom instruction on the following:

  • Legislation of lifting appliances and gear
  • Responsibilities of the Banksman
  • Basic crane appreciation
  • Crane hand and radio signals
  • Safe and correct methods of slinging
  • Use of tag lines

Practical instruction and delegate participation on the following:

  • Inspection of equipment before use to include:
  • Wire rope slinging
  • Round (endless) slinging
  • Shackles
  • Hooks
  • Eye bolts
  • Slinging of various loads using the above lifting gear.
  • Banking / signalling crane using hand signals and radios in good and restricted visibility.

Correct procedures for stowage of lifting gear and procedures for dealing with damaged / faulty equipment.

Course Code: EV07/01

Further Information

Certificate Validity Duration Location(s) Cost Per Person
N/A 2 Day(s) Aberdeen £380.00

All prices are subject to VAT at standard rate

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