N402 Slinger / Signaller Refresher Tests

Course Objectives:

It is envisaged that at the end of this course the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry & their responsibilities as a slinger / signaller
  • Be able to confirm to manufacturers requirements as per technical data, conform to relevant regulations & legislation
  • Be able to locate, identify & explain different types of lifting equipment & lifting accessories. Explain their basic construction, uses, applications & their functions
  • Be able to interpret & extract information on all relevant documentation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks on non-specialist lifting accessories & identify non-serviceable items
  • Explain procedures for placing non-serviceable items out-of-service
  • Identify & explain centres of gravity & calculate estimated weights of loads
  • Set up exclusion zone explaining actions required for emergency actions, identifying any overhead hazards
  • Identify & maintain PPE appropriate for Slinger / Signaller use
  • Secure various types of loads to a hook using the relevant lifting accessories & procedures ensuring load balance, security & integrity
  • Direct & guide the movement of loads to different types of locations using different methods of communication
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carry out all out-of-service & securing procedures

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive an NPORS card valid for 5 years, after which a refresher course can be undertaken.

Course Duration:

1 Day

Delegate Numbers:

Max of 3 per course

NPORS is one of the UK’s leading accreditation and registration bodies, working across the construction, industrial, utilities, warehousing and distribution, agricultural, ports and marine sectors.

NPORS offers flexibility whilst maintaining standards, both nationally and internationally by working with industry and Accredited Training Providers.

At C&C Training NPORS training and assessments can be delivered at your sites, giving you greater flexibility and less disruption to your working day.  If this is not feasible, there are other options available.

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