Course

RTITB Rigger and Banksman (Safety in Slinging and Rigging)

Duration

4-5 days (depending upon experience)

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Hydraulic Lorry Loader Cranes are found in a wide variety of industries including Oil & Gas, Logistics and Warehousing. They are used to pick up, transport and load materials quickly and efficiently. The course will teach operators all the skills and knowledge they need to be safe and productive on the job.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Whether they be brand new, or be someone who has many years of experience, anyone who wants to become a Slinger/Signaller requires the correct knowledge and skills in order to work with Mechanical Handling and Lifting Equipment safely. They will acquire this during the RTITB training.

PROGRAMME CONTENTS

Course content will vary depending on which course the operator undertakes. By the end of each course however, all operators will have the required knowledge and skills to be a safe and efficient operator.

Modules included in the course are:

  • Safe Slinging and Signallling practices and procedures
  • Pre-Use Inspection of equipment
  • Site Set-up
  • Hazard Awareness
  • Load Stability & Estimation of Load Weight
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Hand Signals
  • Lift Planning and Documentation Awareness

ASSESSMENT:

25 question, multiple format assessment paper
Pre-Use Equipment Inspection Test
Practical Test

ACCREDITATION