OPITO Banksman & Slinger Competence - Stages 3 & 4

Upcoming Course Dates

Date Location Number of Delegates  
06/05/2016 @ 8.15am Aberdeen Book Now
23/05/2016 @ 8.15am Aberdeen Book Now
10/06/2016 @ 8.15am Aberdeen Book Now
23/06/2016 @ 8.15am Aberdeen Book Now
18/07/2016 @ 8.15am Aberdeen Book Now

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


Pre-requisites for Stage 3

A valid Stage 1 OPITO Banksman & Slinging Operations certificate and a fully completed logbook.  (stage2).

Or a formal letter from the employer stating that the candidate has met the equivalent of the OPITO Stage 2 lifting experience logbook criteria as stated in Appendix 1 of the standard.  This should be in the form of written testimony from their current employer (Note: contact details, e.g. telephone number, email etc should be included on the testimony).

Pre-requisites for Stage 4

A valid in date Stage 3 Banksman slinger certificate.

Medical Declaration

Candidate will undertake practical assessments that will involve work of a physical nature and will be asked to sign a declaration of their fitness before undertaking the practical exercises

The assessment comprises of two parts

  1. Knowledge assessment
  2. Practical assessment

The Knowledge assessment comprises a written test of which the pass mark is 80%

The practical assessment criteria is laid out in the approved standard and will be carried out in a realistic working environment.

Benefits to the Organisation

Candidates will be assessed against a set standard and will add value to the company with their standard of work.

Benefits to the Individual

Candidates will benefit from the experience and expertise of our highly qualified instructors.

Course Duration

1 Day


The price is £264 +VAT Per Person plus £31 +VAT for the OPITO Certificate and logbook.

Course code: EV07/07

Further Information

Certificate Validity Duration Location(s) Cost Per Person
2 Year(s) 1 Day(s) Aberdeen £295.00

All prices are subject to VAT at standard rate


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