This course is aimed at persons associated with the use and maintenance of all types of work equipment including machinery, lifting equipment etc. and to any person involved in the use of operation of lifting equipment.



To provide an understanding of the regulations and how they relate to equipment that is used in the work place for both Lifting operations & Lifting equipment Regulations & Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations


  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 Section 2, 6 & 8
  • Range of Work Equipment
  • Suitability, Selection, Use & Maintenance
  • Maintenance Logs & Inspection Regimes
  • Information, instruction & training including persons
  • Improper Use & Maintenance Plant Management
  • PUWER Safe Work procedures
  • Safe System of Work LOLER
  • Tower Crane Hire BS 7121-5:1997 Code of practice for safe use of cranes
  • Divisional Code of Practice LOLER L113 ACoP – Reg.8
  • “Organisation of lifting operations”
  • Maintenance of Equipmentloler
  • “Lifting Equipment” & “Lifting Accessories”
  • Competency
  • Misuse of Equipment
  • Adverse Weather Conditions
  • Slinging Techniques
  • Safe Systems of Work - Medical Emergency Berkeley
  • Rules for Contract Lifts & Tower Crane
  • Procurement Tests, Inspections & Exams Managing
  • Lifting Operations Personnel Required to Manage Lifting
  • Operations Appointed Persons, Crane Supervisors & Site Managers