Workplace Safety

Basic Slinging & Safe Use of Lifting Equipment

This course aims to train delegates in the skills and knowledge needed to achieve standards of competency to use lifting equipment safely and correctly. On completion of this course, delegates will have a good understanding of the requirements of the relevant legislation, the standard code of signals and the correct and incorrect uses of various items of lifting equipment.






1 day

Valid for

3 Years


Supported by CITB grant

About this course

This programme is designed for potential and existing operators, as well as managers and supervisors, who use, or oversee the use of, lifting equipment. It is also relevant for those requiring refresher training.


This programme is delivered using a balance of classroom-based tutorials and practical exercises.


Courses are available at training centres nationwide. This course can also be delivered on your premises subject to minimum delegate numbers and suitability of the venue. Please contact us for information.


Constructions Skills People accredited certificate.

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Entry Requirements

It is important that all delegates have a good understanding of spoken and written English.