HYDRAULIC LORRY LOADER CRANE OPERATOR COURSE 2 to 3 Days

 

 

Course Content:

 

  • Legislation
  • Health & Safety at Work Regulation.
  • The Supply of Machinery Regulation.
  • PUWER
  • LOLER
  • COSHH
  • Additional Documents
  • Operators Safety Code
  • Introduction to Lorry Loaders
  • Basic Stability & Load Principles
  • Setting up for Lifting Operations
  • Basic Operations
  • Prepare & Secure Machine for Travel
  • Pre-use Checks
  • Load Handling Close to Crane
  • Selection & Use of Attachments
  • Selection & Checking of Lifting Equipment
  • Load Weight Estimation & load Handling
  • Safe Use of Lifting Equipment
  • Crane Signals
  • Load Handling Medium Radius
  • Load Handling Full Operational Radius
  • Assessment – Theory Test
  • Assessment – Practical 1
  • Assessment – Practical 2

 

 

Course Objectives

 

  • Have candidates understand relevant lifting operations and standards related to Hydraulic Lorry Loader Cranes
  • Understand the different types of Hydraulic Lorry Loader Cranes
  • Identify Hydraulic Lorry Loader Crane components
  • Understand the principle of operating fixed position or remote controlled Hydraulic Lorry Loaders
  • Learn the need to select the correct lifting gear & safe methods of slinging loads
  • Learn the need to estimate the weight of the load
  • Learn basic daily checks of equipment prior to use & report defects
  • Communicate effectively using hand signals

 

 

 

 

Course Description

 

The course is aimed at increasing the operator’s knowledge, skill and proficiency level through classroom and hands-on training.

 

Target Delegates:

  • Lorry loader crane operators
  • Supervisors
  • Personnel involved in lifting operations.