This great course can also count towards your CPC hours
Our ALLMI Slinger / Signaller course content is extremely comprehensive, so cardholders can use their skills when performing Slinger / Signaller duties with other types of lifting equipment, not just lorry loaders. The Slinger / Signaller course consists of 13 modules. The course duration is one day for experienced candidates and a minimum of two days for novice candidates. A maximum of four candidates can attend a course. Both courses culminate in a written and practical examination.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Anyone who intends to operate a Lorry Loader and requires competence.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
- Course Introduction
- Introduction to the equipment
- Pre and post Operational checks
- Planning the lift
- Use of lifting accessories
- Signaller duties and signals
- Storage and Maintenance
- Practical application of slinging
- Practical application of signalling
The assessment process is set by ALLMI and administered by the Instructor. It consists of two theoretical assessments and one practical. The theoretical assessments consist of a set of multiple-choice and ‘open’ questions. The practical assessment is designed to identify whether the candidate has the appropriate practical skills to perform their duties as a Slinger / Signaller safely and efficiently.
DURATION: 1 or 2 Days – depending on experience (Ask our team for advice)
DELIVERY METHODS: On Site, which must have a safe working area
CERTIFICATION: Upon successful completion of the course, every candidate will receive an identity card and certificate and will be registered on the ALLMI database. The certificate and identity card are valid for five years after which time refresher training and assessments will need to be undertaken. Candidates also receive the ALLMI Slinger / Signaller manual, which is used as a reference guide throughout their career.
COMPETENCY: Sling and signal loads safely whilst operating a lorry loader, or any other duties involving other lifting equipment.