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Jacks operator training: Introduction to load handling equipment and methods

Jacks operator training: Introduction to load handling equipment and methods

Learning objectives:

  • Get familiar with working procedures and techniques and the mobilization of the employer’s jacks;
  • Get familiar different legislations applicable to lifting operations;
  • Learn the jacks operator’s roles, responsibilities and obligations;
  • Identify dangers;
  • Inspect components of a daily inspection;
  • Perform calculations to determine the weight and the center of gravity of the load.
  • Learn basic techniques and calculations related to rigging – included in the 2-day training;
  • Learn manual signals and communication systems.

Prerequisite: None
Duration: Custom (Theory/Practical)
Note: An engineering report on the working procedures & techniques as well as methods and techniques intended for the identification, control and elimination of risks to the safety or health of the workers is included, if confirmed beforehand – 3 hours allocated.