CPCS A40 Slinger/Signaller Course

Classroom and Practical training course covering

  • Legislation ‐ LOLER, PUWER, HASAWA
  • Roles and responsibilities of personnel involved with lifting operations
  • Documentation and certification for lifting equipment and lifting accessories
  • Lifting accessories
  • Types of accessories and use
  • Slinging techniques
  • Down rating of accessories
  • Sling angles
  • Communications
  • Establishing load weight and centre of gravity
  • Proximity hazards
  • Selecting lifting accessories
  • Verifying documentation and certification
  • Attaching accessories to different loads
  • Signalling for the lifting, transferring and positioning of loads
  • All delegates must have passed the CITB Operatives H,S&E Test within last two years to book on this course

More information

PPE required = Hard hat, safety footwear, Hi-visibility vest / jacket, Gloves.

Start time: 08:30 till 16:30 (can run over and start earlier)

Candidate will get homework