Are you required to have an understanding of what is required to safely use load shifting equipment for slinging loads?

Course Overview

Participants will gain an understanding of what is required to safely use load shifting (earthmoving) equipment equipped with rated lifting points 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.
  • Upon completion you will receive a Statement of Attendance.

    Course Duration

    This course is one day (8 hours) in duration.

    Entry Requirements

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

    Entrants will need a level of language and literacy skills to enable them to meet the requirements of the course.

    Civil Train recommends year 10 school completion or equivalent as a guide to the level required for short courses.

    Delivery & Assessment

    This course is delivered and assessed face to face.

    There are theory and practical training and assessment components to the course.

    Location

    Public courses are scheduled frequently at Civil Train offices at Thebarton.

    Civil Train can come to your worksite to deliver– please contact the office for a quote.

    Fees Breakdown

    Please refer to our Fees Schedule for current fees and subsidies.

    Please refer to our Fees and Refunds Policy for terms and conditions.

    SA

    Date Time Location Full Fee Cost
    29 July 2024 08:00 am – 04:00 pm Civil Train Live Site 59 -71 Heaslip Burton SA $310.00

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