There will be no scheduled lessons on Wednesday 29th November for full-time 16-18 year old students due to a staff CPD day. A Level students will be in college as normal.
This course is suitable for all employees with limited or no prior experience, required to lift loads.
The course has been designed to give delegates an understanding of different techniques that can be applied to Rigging and Slinging and the Health and Safety Regulations that apply.
At the end of the course the delegates will have an understanding of the theoretical and practical application of slinging.
At the end of the course delegates will:
•Understand LOLER 1998
•Understand the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 (Sections 2, 7 & 8) and other relevant legislation
•Establish loads, construction and safe use of rope, wire rope and chains, hooks, eyebolts and shackles
•Correct slinging techniques
•Safe working practices
•The effects of angles
We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.
Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.
We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.