• Slinger Signaller Training Courses

    Slinger Signaller Training Courses

Slinger Signaller Training Courses Chelmsford

This course aims to provide delegates with thorough practical and theory training in operating as a Slinger/Signaller, in order to enable the delegate to pass the CPCS Theory and Practical Tests.

Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their roles and responsibilities as a Slinger/Signaller.

Some of the things you will learn include:

  • Name and explain the purpose of differing types of lifting equipment and lifting accessories, basic construction, uses and applications, characteristics and terminology
  • Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the technical data, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation
  • Interpret and extract information on all relevant documentation
  • Undertake all checks on non-specialist lifting accessories and identify non- serviceable items
  • Explain procedures for placing non-serviceable items out of service
  • Identify centres of gravity and estimate weights of loads
  • Prepare and ready the area of operation
  • Choose the relevant lifting accessory for a given load
  • Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services
  • Secure various types of load to a lifting hook using the relevant lifting accessory and procedures
  • Ensure load balance, security and integrity
  • Accurately place loads
  • Arrange, use and comply with communication procedures
  • Maintain safe working conditions
  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
Safety Training Chelmsford