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Appointed Person for Lifting Operations


This course covers the functions required to undertake Lifting Supervisor to meet the minimum formal training and assessment standards for the purposes of certification through Workplace Health and Safety.

target audience
prerequisite - candidate eligibility criteria
  • At least a minimum 35 years of age
  • Minimum secondary level educated/Basic Rigging Certificate/Diploma/ Equivalent
  • 10 years of rigging experience in the Construction/Oil and gas industry
  • Should have previous Basic Rigging and Slinging certification(s)
  • Good in English and Mathematics
  • Should be able to do calculations required in lifting operations
  • Should be able to compile familiarization of mobile crane operations
course details
3 DaysEnglish or HindiDISS
 *Please notify us if an interpretation is required*Validity: 3 years
course outline
Day 1 Topics – Regulation and ProceduresDay 2 Topics – Working With CranesDay 3 Topics – Management and Control
  • Terminologies in Lifting Industry
  • Estimation of Load Weight/ Sources of Load Weight Information
  • Center of Gravity of Load
  • Introduction to Lifting Gear
  • Certification Requirements of Lifting Gear as per QP Lifting Regulation
  • User Inspection of Lifting Gear Prior to Use
  • Mode Factors
  • Effect of Sling Angles and Resultant Load on Lifting Gear
  • Load Calculations on Lifting Gear for Various Lift Conditions
  • Selection of Lifting Gear Incorporating QP Lifting Regulation
  • Using Capacity Charts for Selection of Slings
  • Use of Man Riding Baskets, Material Baskets, and Containers
  • Use of Lifting Beams and Frames
  • Load Capacity Chart/ Duty Charts
  • Quadrants of Operation
  • Configuring Crane as Per Duty Chart
  • Outrigger, Boom & Counterweight Setup
  • Ground Load Bearing Requirements
  • Wire Rope Reeving Diagrams
  • Automatic Safe Load Indicator Setup as Per Duty Chart
  • Use of Range Diagram
  • Factors Affecting Crane Capacity
  • Communication Signals
  • Certification Requirements of Crane As Per QP Lifting Regulation
  • Safety Videos
  • Control of Lifting Equipment in Rigging Loft or Lifting Equipment Store
  • Certification Requirements for Lifting Equipment
  • Certification Requirements of Personnel Involved in Lifting Operations
  • Planning of Load Rigging and Lifting Operations
  • Lifting Operations of Varying Complexity
  • Lifting Plans of Different Crane Load Chart
  • Safety Videos
Afternoon Session of Day 3
  • Final Assessment/Examination
  • Open Forum
  • Candidate Assessment
  • Course Closure

Written Assessment

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