Foundation Course [FOU]

Foundation Course [FOU]

Description

The Foundation Course is aimed at a beginner’s level. It covers common types of lifting equipment used across the industry and basic knowledge of key topics. 

This course is a pre-requisite for LEEA’s Advanced Programmes and does not qualify you to do inspection or examination of lifting equipment.

Duration

Instructor Led Training - 3 days

e-Learning - average 18 hours

Delegates

Maximum number for Instructor Led Training - 12 delegates

Course Contents

  1. Legislation
  2. Standards & Codes of Practice
  3. Materials
  4. Basic Heat Treatment
  5. Unit of Measure
  6. Basic Force, Stress and Strain
  7. Basic Mechanics of Simple Machines
  8. Methods of Manufacture
  9. Verification of Lifting Equipment
  10. Wire Rope & Wire Rope Slings
  11. Chain & Chain Slings
  12. Rating and Marking of Lifting Equipment
  13. Textile Slings - Fibre Rope & Fibre Rope Slings
  14. Textile Webbing Slings
  15. Textile Roundslings
  16. Components for Slings
  17. Shackles & Eyebolts
  18. Turnbuckles
  19. Chain Hoists
  20. Lever Hoists
  21. Jaw Winches
  22. Jacks for Lifting
  23. Crane Forks & C-Hooks
  24. Powered Lifting Machines
  25. Runways & Crane Structures
  26. Overhead Travelling Cranes
  27. Offshore Containers
  28. Mobile Cranes

Delivery Options

  • e-Learning
  • Instructor Led Training at Huntingdon Training Centre
  • Instructor Led Training on your premises (members only)
  • Blended learning (members only)

Requirements

  • No previous experience or qualifications required
  • You must be over 18 years old.
  • You must be employed by a LEEA member or registered with us as an Individual Trainee

Course Dates

Location Huntingdon
Start Date 27/05/2020
End Date 29/05/2020
Places Left 0
Member Price £435.00
Individual Trainee Price £870.00

Starts 08:30 Wednesday and finishes 15:00 Friday

Tea, coffee, water and soft drinks are available throughout the day, lunches are provided at LEEA HQ when the training is over a full day period.

Please Contact Us if you require more information

Location Zoom
Start Date 01/06/2020
End Date 04/06/2020
Places Left 0
Member Price £296.25
Individual Trainee Price £592.50

Starts 9am Monday and finishes 3pm Thursday. The course will take place over four days, as opposed to the normal three days as this will be computer based learning.

This course will be delivered via Zoom, and further details regarding this will be provided in the joining instructions.

The price of this course booking includes the current 25% discount on offer to support our Members and Individual Trainees during Covid-19.

Location Zoom
Start Date 08/06/2020
End Date 11/06/2020
Places Left 0
Member Price £296.25
Individual Trainee Price £592.50

Starts 9am Monday and finishes 3pm Thursday. The course will take place over four days, as opposed to the normal three days as this will be computer based learning.

This course will be delivered via Zoom, and further details regarding this will be provided in the joining instructions.

The price of this course booking includes the current 25% discount on offer to support our Members and Individual Trainees during Covid-19.

Location Zoom
Start Date 15/06/2020
End Date 18/06/2020
Places Left 0
Member Price £296.25
Individual Trainee Price £592.50

Starts 9am Monday and finishes 3pm Thursday. The course will take place over four days, as opposed to the normal three days as this will be computer-based learning.

This course will be delivered via Zoom, and further details regarding this will be provided in the joining instructions.

The price of this course booking includes the current 25% discount on offer to support our Members and Individual Trainees during Covid-19.

Location Zoom
Start Date 22/06/2020
End Date 25/06/2020
Places Left 0
Member Price £296.25
Individual Trainee Price £592.50

Starts 9am Monday and finishes 3pm Thursday. The course will take place over four days, as opposed to the normal three days as this will be computer-based learning.

This course will be delivered via Zoom, and further details regarding this will be provided in the joining instructions.

The price of this course booking includes the current 25% discount on offer to support our Members and Individual Trainees during Covid-19.

Need technical advice?

For technical advice on lifting equipment matters, email our Technical Services team. This service is free to members and we will reply within 48 hours.

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