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


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 Zoom
Start Date 02/09/2024
End Date 06/09/2024
Places Left 7
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.

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

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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