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Lifting operations and lifting equipment regulations (loler)

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Course Description

Who will benefit from this training course? Anybody who supervises the use or uses lifting equipment. Regulation 8 of LOLER states that employers shall ensure that every lifting operation involving lifting equipment is properly planned by a competent person, appropriately supervised and carried out in a safe manner. This training programme aim is to increase the knowledge of the delegates to the requirements of these regulations and help them develop an action plan to enable those requirements to be met. Course Objectives By the end of this training programme, delegates will be able to: Define the terms competent person for planning lifting operations, competent person for thorough examination of lifting equipment, lifting equipment, lifting accessory, lifting plan and examination scheme. Develop a list of lifting equipment that they use, which is covered by this regulation. State the duties of the employer and self employed under these regulations. Carry out a risk assessment on lifting equipment that they control. Identify the special arrangements required for lifting equipment used for the lifting of persons. State the requirements relating to marking of lifting equipment they control. Provide an example of a lifting plan on lifting equipment that they control. State the examination, inspection and reporting requirements of this legislation. Course Outline Introduction to the syllabus and reasons for training. Relevant legal requirements and published guidance material. The types of lifting equipment and operations covered by these Regulations Suitability of lifting equipment Risk assessment in relation to lifting equipment Lifting equipment used for lifting persons Marking of lifting equipment Organisation of lifting operations Development of a lifting plan Thorough examination and inspection requirements Reports and records Training Methods Lectures, discussions and practical exercises. Course Duration One day Certification Training World Certificate

Who will benefit from this training course? Anybody who supervises the use or uses lifting equipment. Regulation 8 of LOLER states that employers shall ensure that every lifting operation involving lifting equipment is properly planned by a competent person, appropriately supervised and carried out in a safe manner. This training programme aim is to increase the knowledge of the delegates to the...

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