Manual Lifting Machines (MLM) Diploma

Manual Lifting Machines (MLM) Diploma

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

This course replaces the previous Lifting Machines Manual (LMM) Advanced Programme. 


Instructor Led Training - 5 days

Instructor Led Zoom Training - 5 days

e-Learning - average 20-25 hours


Maximum numbers: 

Instructor Led Training - 8 delegates

Zoom delivery - 12 delegates

Course Contents

  1. Working on site
  2. The examiners’ tools and equipment
  3. Types of examination
  4. Lifting Media
  5. Brakes
  6. Hand Chain Hoists
  7. Lever Hoists
  8. Lifting and pulling machines (using a gripping action on the wire rope)
  9. Winches used for Lifting
  10. Travelling Girder Trolleys
  11. Jacks
  12. Pulley Blocks
  13. Manual Travelling Trolleys

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 Huntingdon
Start Date 30/01/2023
End Date 03/02/2023
Places Left 7
Member Price £765.00
Individual Trainee Price £1,530.00

Course Times: Monday - Thursday 08:30–16:30 and Friday 08:30-15:00. 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 48 hours.

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