Course

RTITB Slinger Signaller Course (Refresher)

Max. Duration

Three (3) years

COURSE AIM

To teach the safe use of Rigging and Slinging equipment, to ensure the safety of the Slinger Signaller, the safety of other persons nearby, the safety of the Crane, the safety of the load, safety of nearby property, and safety of the environment.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

1. Perform all pre-use inspection and safety checks.
2. Understand the safe lifting-capacity and methods of use, of various kinds of Slinging and Rigging equipment.
3. Understand and use correct Banksman communication.

ESSENTIAL SYLLABUS COMPONENTS

1. Operating principles, operator controls, and mechanical daily checks.
2. Reading the lifting capacity of the Slinging equipment and calculating the weight of every load.
3. Understand the effects of Center of Gravity.
4. Site Hazard awareness.
5. Rigging and slinging principles; use and limitations of all types of chains, wire ropes, slings, shackles, and accessories.
6. Correct demonstration of Banskman communication.
7. Emergencies – what to do in emergency situations, e.g. overturn, fire, collisions, etc

MAX. RE-CERTIFICATION INTERVAL

Eight (8) hours

DELIVERY LANGUAGE

English, Arabic or Hindi

COURSE TITLE

Slinger Signaller Refresher

COURSE CODE

SS R

TARGET POPULATION

Any personnel with previous experience of Slinging and Signalling duties, who wish to renew their ABA certification (RTITB, ITSSAR, NPORS, AITT)

ADDITIONAL PRE-REQUISITES FOR FLOP C TRAINING

PPE (Coveralls and Safety Boots), or as required by client if training on client’s site

Candidate must be physically fit to handle Slinging and Rigging equipment

For practical training, Crane and Rigging and Slinging equipment to be supplied by client.

Candidates who wish to take the refresher course, must hold an in-date certificate or qualification from the ABA (Accrediting Bodies Association). These are RTITB, NPORS, ITSSAR and AITT.
Candidates whose qualifications are expired, or who do not hold an ABA qualification, must attend the Experienced course.