Lifting Accessories (LAC) Diploma

Lifting Accessories (LAC) Diploma

This Diploma qualification is essential for anyone engaged in the testing, inspection, examination and repair/maintenance of lifting accessories.

This course replaces the previous Lifting Equipment General (LEG) Advanced Programme. 


Instructor Led Training - 5 days

Instructor Led Zoom Training - 5 days


Maximum number for Instructor Led Training and Zoom delivery - 12 delegates

Course Contents

Unit 1 (Slinging Accessories)

  1. Working on site
  2. The examiners’ tools and equipment
  3. Types of examination
  4. Textile Slings
  5. Chain and chain slings
  6. Wire rope and wire rope slings
  7. Eyebolts
  8. Hoist rings
  9. Shackles
  10. Rigging Screws and Turnbuckles

Unit 2 (Non-Fixed Load Attachments)

  1. Plate clamps
  2. Beam clamps (including traditional type beam clamps)
  3. Lifting beams
  4. Lifting magnets
  5. Vacuum lifting devices
  6. ‘C’ hooks
  7. Crane Forks
  8. Lifting inserts

Delivery Options

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


  • Passed the LEEA Foundation or previous Part 1 Entry (P1E) course
  • You must be over 18 years old
  • You must be employed by a LEEA member or registered with us as an Individual Trainee

Courses available on request.

Need technical advice?

For technical advice on lifting equipment matters, use the LEEA Chatbot, available on the homepage or the LEEA Connect App.

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