Lifting Supervisor Training

Course Objectives

Know the duties and responsibilities of a competent person
Gain understanding of the legal provisions concerning lifting operation.
Deliver effective tool box talk 
Effectively carry out his duty as a competent lifting supervisor with various types of cranes
Implementing lifting plan based on the method statement

Course Prerequisite

Capable of reading and understanding the English language.
Minimum 3 years onsite experience.
Have a decent knowledge in rigging and lifting operations.
Have strong administrative and supervisory skills to schedule, monitor and control the "lifting equipment" and lifting operations.

Course Outline

Lifting supervisor duties and responsibilities
Definition of competent person
Terms and definitions of various lifting/rigging terminology
Introduction to various types of slings (webbing slings, wire rope slings and chain slings)
Pre-use inspection of various types of slings
Rejection criteria of lifting accessories
Types of lifting hitches
Sling angles
Determining the slings capacity
Types of shackles, eye bolts and hooks, chain block , turn buckles and their inspection
Proper lifting techniques
Common lifting hazards
Communication and hand signals during Lifting
Types of cranes and safe operation of various cranes
Supervisory techniques and supervisor role related to the lifting operation crew
Hazards associated with cranes operation
Lifting & handling general principles
Practical session

Course Duration

3 days

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