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Load Slinging

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Participants will gain an understanding of what is required to safely use load shifting equipment for slinging loads.

Please note this course DOES NOT qualify you as a dogman.  If you think you may need a Dogging High Risk Work Licence, please contact SafeWork SA for clarification.

Course outcomes:

On completion of the course you will be able to:

  • Plan and prepare for lifting operations
  • Prepare for lifting
  • Move loads (including)
  • Deduce and confirm appropriate safe working loads and centre of gravity using load charts and sling tags/charts prior to load moving
  • Direct the movement of the load using standard signals for load moving
  • Perform load moving in accordance with the plan
  • Perform work safely
  • Connect lifting gear to load
  • Connect load to movement device using appropriate and certified equipment
  • Ensure stability of the load by application of load movement procedure, temporary bracing and/or load support. 
 
Assessment
  • Theory and practical elements
 

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attendance.

DURATION
  • One day (8 hours)
 
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
  • English reading, writing and speaking skills

You will be required to wear relevant PPE, including steel toe capped boots, long trousers, long-sleeved shirt and hi-vis.

 
READ THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE DECIDING IF YOU WANT TO BOOK ONTO THIS COURSE:

Civil Train SA Pre Enrolment Brochure

Load Slinging Course Information Brochure

ALL LEARNERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION UPON ARRIVING FOR THEIR COURSE

 

Course Dates

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Start DateEnd DateLocationCost
Fri 20th Oct 2017 at 8:00AM Fri 20th Oct 2017 Civil Train - ThebartonFull Price (inc GST) $248.00 Enrol