These programmes are intended for users of lifting gear and those involved in the statutory inspections of lifting gear (Accessories) in service. Courses are also suitable for those who are involved with, or give advice to, users of lifting gear. The programmes aim provide delegates with a thorough grounding of the European law and Approved Codes of Practice (ACOP's) pertaining to lifting gear, to teach the statutory requirements for, inspection, rejection and reporting of lifting gear in service, and to provide some practical advice to those who attend.
Many companies are turning to the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations which has special legal status in Europe. You don't have to comply with it but you may have to prove that what you are doing is as good. This presentation will give all interested companies and attendees an understanding and interpretation of what LOLER is.
Lifting Gear Inspector (International)
This 3-day course is aimed at Inspectors who are required to inspect lifting accessories using common acceptable codes of practice. It refers to LEEA's Code of Practice and various other International, European, American and where appropriate local National standards and legislation. Download the PDF for more information.