The Basics - Lifting Equipment Familiarisation Seminar

The Basics - Lifting Equipment Familiarisation Seminar

Available on request only


The Basics Lifting Equipment Familiarisation Seminar provides information for people new to the industry or who want to familiarise themselves with common lifting equipment and terminology whilst working in non-engineering roles in the industry.

The seminar does not include any inspection criteria, requirements of relevant standards or engineering procedures involved with lifting equipment.

There is no assessment. A certificate of attendance will be issued to all delegates on completion.


Half to 1 day, depending on requirements.


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Course Contents

  1. Legislation
  2. Standards and Codes of Practice
  3. Shackles
  4. Eyebolts  
  5. Chain Slings
  6. Wire Rope Slings
  7. Textile Slings – Flat and Round Slings
  8. Hand Chain Hoist
  9. Lever Hoist
  10. Jaw Winch
  11. Overhead Travelling Cranes
  12. Jacks
  13. Mobile Cranes

Delivery Options

Instructor Led Training at your location or at our Huntingdon Training Centre.


No previous experience or qualifications needed. 



Courses available on request.

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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