Lifting Equipment Training

Lifting Equipment Training (click to download pdf)

Course Content

  • 1. Gantry Crane
  • 2. Man Down & Up Turret Truck
  • 3. Order Picker
  • 4. Powered Pallet Truck
  • 5. Rough Terrain Truck
  • 6. Fork Lift Truck
  • 7. Truck Mounted Crane
  • 8. Pedestrian Controlled Stacker
  • 9. Reach Truck
  • 10. Side Loader

1.Gantry Crane

  • Introduction
  • General safety
  • Identify crane components
  • Start up checks
  • Shut down checks
  • Safe lifting standards
  • Handling the load
  • Practical

Duration : 1 - 5 days

Target : All Operators of Overhead Gantry Cranes, Cabin & Pendants Controlled

Modules : 1 to 8

Description : Safe Operation, Safe Working Loads, Weight Distribution etc

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

2.Man Down & Up Turret Trucks

Man Down Turret Truck (code13-14)

Man Up Turret Truck (code 15-16)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days, depending on experience

Target : All personal who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

3.Order Picker

(Code 8 up to rated capacity of 1500kg, Code 9 above rated capacity of 1500kg)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

4.Powered Pallet Truck

(Code 12)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

5.Rough Terrain Truck

(Code 11)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

6.Fork Lift Truck

(Code 1-4)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 6

7.Truck Mounted Crane

(Code 32)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Setting up the crane
  • Principles of leverage
  • Load capacities and lifting theory
  • Safety rules & regulations
  • Inspection of steel wire rope/slings
  • Maintenance of S.W.R. lifting tackle
  • Center of gravity
  • Good slinging practice
  • Correct slinging methods
  • Use of slings and multiple slings
  • Shackles
  • Practice

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 15

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

8.Pedestrian Controlled Stacker

(Code 6-7)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

9.Reach Truck

(Code 5)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8

10.Side Loader

(Code 10)

  • Introduction (legal knowledge)
  • Safety rules
  • Mechanical appreciation
  • Operation of controls
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start-up checks
  • Close down checks
  • Principles
  • Refueling
  • Maneuvering & obstacle course
  • Confined gangway stacking
  • Recognizing loads
  • Loading & off loading of containers, trailers and trucks

Duration : 1 to 5 days depending on experience

Target : All personnel who intend using this type of machinery

Modules : 1 to 13

Description : Principles, Safety Rules, Recognizing Loads

Legislation : Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1993, Driven Machinery Regulation 18 (11)

Students : Minimum of 4 to a maximum of 8