• Age group19+
  • Duration1 Day



  • Understand current legislation covering Slinging & Lifting operations.
  • Calculate the weight of the load
  • Select appropriate lifting tackle and inspect before use.
  • Attach slings to the load
  • Carry out lifting operations using a mobile or overhead gantry crane.
  • Position the load
  • Clear the work area – returning tackle to its store


Safely carry out lifting operations using all types of cranes

Course Information

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01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Various dates throughout the year

Entry requirements

Basic Slinging knowledge would advantageous.

A combination of classroom and practical sessions.  Delegate’s knowledge and understanding would be assessed throughout the day.

POA Please note this course is full cost and therefore learners are unable to get any fee remission.
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