Lorry Loader




Lorry Loader Crane

The lorry loader crane course is designed for the operator who requires theoretical and practical instruction at basic level, in operating a lorry loader in a construction / industrial environment.

It is also applicable to those experienced operators who require refresher training.



Categories: Crane hook, Brick/block clamp, grab, Vehicle lifting frame

Course content:

• Understand the hazards involved in operating a Lorry Loader and how to control the risks.

• Understand the legal requirements involved in lifting operations

• Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges.

• How to carry out all pre-use and running checks.

• Un-pack and site the crane ready for lifting.

• Set up and lift various loads within the full working range of the crane.

• Basic slinging techniques applicable to the working range of the crane.

• Place and retrieve loads accurately from various lifting points.

• Stowing the crane correctly for road travel.

• Placing the crane in an out of service condition.

Duration: The duration of the course is between 1 – 4 days dependent on experience with a maximum training ratio of 3 students to 1 instructor. (See Training Info).

Venue: Can be carried out at our training school in Eastleigh or at an employer’s premises. (See training Info).

Assessment: At the end of the course students will undergo a formal written test on all theoretical subjects covered and a practical assessment on their basic skills.

Accreditation: NPORS or LETS certificate

Cost: Dependant on course duration and attendees.

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