Appointed Person Lifting Operations (Novice)
This course is designed to give candidates the understanding of the appointed persons responsibilities and how to fulfill them. This course is suitable for candidates who will be responsible for the planning of lifting operations using mobile cranes.
Teaching methods include:
• Theoretical training and test
• Practical training and test
Candidates must have suffcient experience of cranes to meet the requirements specifed in the British Standards 7121 Safe Use of Cranes.
Candidates will be profled before the course start date to ensure they have suitable experience to attend.
Swansea, Client Site
Observe regulations and Codes of Practice
Follow safe systems of work including method statements
Take personal responsibility
Describe different types of cranes and associated terminology
Understand crane documentation
Understand crane stability, duty charts and safety devices
Appreciate tower cranes
Observe British Standard 7121
Recognise the role of appointed persons
Plan a lift