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

Course Dates

Location Zoom
Start Date 13/05/2024
End Date 17/05/2024
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Member Price £650.00
Individual Trainee Price £1,300.00

Course Times: Monday - Thursday 09:00–16:00 and Friday 09:00-15:00. Course times depend on group progress and may change.

Meals & Refreshments - Students are requested to bring their own drink vessel and food as these will not be provided by LEEA.

Please contact us if you require more information.

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 two working days.

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