WIRE ROPE INSPECTION COURSE 2.5 days

 

Course Content:

  • Legislation
  • Health & Safety at Work Reg.
  • The Supply of Machinery Reg.
  • PUWER
  • LOLER
  • COSHH
  • Lifting Equipment Definitions
  • Standards
  • Certification
  • Wire Rope Manufacture
  • Terminology
  • Rope Design & Construction
  • Rope Characteristics
  • Terminations
  • Rope Deterioration
  • Inspecting Procedure
  • Discard Criteria
  • Rope Certification
  • Black Museum
  • Assessment

 

 

Course Objectives

  • Identify wire rope types
  • Understand wire rope manufacturing
  • Apply the statutory requirements for Inspection/examination of wire rope in service.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of wire rope terminology, constructions and characteristics.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of effects on rope performance, safe use & handling and applications.
  • Get the best out of their products whilst maintaining a safe working environment.
  • Carry out wire rope Inspections and/or examinations.
  • Complete documentation

 

Course Description

The course is designed for all users of wire rope and wire slings, responsible persons for in-service inspection of wire rope. Delegates will learn/appreciate the statutory requirements for examination as well as discard criteria for wire rope.

 

 

 

 

Target Delegates:

  • Users of wire ropes
  • Personnel involved in maintenance of wire rope
  • Personnel involved in the in-service inspection of wire rope
  • Supervisors