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Safe Slinging in timber Based Operations

This course is designed to instruct candidates in the correct and safe methods of slinging loads for a range of lifting equipment used within the timber based operating environment. FAQ

Safe Slinging in timber Based Operations FAQ

Duration 1 day Course Style Knowledge
Availability On Site
In Centre
Examinations Knowledge & Skills
Certification HSE Standard
Course Content
  • Show an understanding of their legal duties.
  • Understand the limitations or otherwise of equipment available
  • Accidents - causes and prevention.
  • Slingers responsibilities.
  • Slinging techniques
  • Lifting Operations signals.
  • Hooking up procedures.
  • Recognition, care and maintenance of equipment.
  • Weight estimation.
  • Practical applications of the course content.
  • Additional
    Information
    HSCS can offer all these training courses across all accreditation schemes.
    The timber & Woodmachines courses are applicable to all makes of machine and all operator levels.
    The courses culminate with both practical and theoretical examinations
    Notes In Company courses will be tailored to the working environment
    A Training room and operating area suitable for the number of delegates will be required.
    Reduced rates are available for multi-site or multi-course bookings.
    Suitable lifting equipment will be required for on site courses