Powered Lifting Machines (PLM) Diploma

Powered Lifting Machines (PLM) Diploma

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

This course replaces the previous Lifting Machines Power (LMP) 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. Safety Systems and Controls
  5. Lifting Media
  6. Brakes
  7. Electric Chain Hoists
  8. Electric Wipe Rope Hoists
  9. Electric Winches
  10. Pneumatic Hoists

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 24/04/2023
End Date 28/04/2023
Places Left 0
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.

Location Zoom
Start Date 05/06/2023
End Date 09/06/2023
Places Left 10
Member Price £650.00
Individual Trainee Price £1,300.00

Monday – Thursday 08:30 – 16:30 and Friday 08:30 – 15:00. Course times depend on group progress and may change.

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

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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