Aims and Objectives
To instruct an operator in the correct safety procedures for the loading, unloading and securing of plant machinery prior to or following transportation by road. At the end of the course the operator will:
Be aware of the relevant health and safety regulations
Be aware of accident prevention and control measures
Be aware of the needs with regard to personal protection equipment and regulations
Be able to safety load, unload and secure different types of machinery onto the body of a suitable vehicle ready for transportation legally on the public highway
Candidates must hold a valid IPAF operator qualification and the correct vocational driving licence for the vehicle they wish to transport the MEWPs with.
Literacy and language comprehension are important requirements on all courses.
Any physical impairment or literacy issues should be discussed with LTC Training Services prior to making a booking so we can best accommodate your needs.
Introduction and Housekeeping
Legal duties and law
Types and suitability of vehicles used for moving load
Inspection of vehicle to be used for transportation
Inspection of load/item to be transported
Cite of vehicle ready to load
Method of loading
Position of load on vehicle
Marking of large loads
Types of securing equipment and use
How to secure load on body
Safety checks before transportation
Positioning vehicle for loading
Method of unloading
Leaving machine when off loaded
Safety checks before leaving site
Multi-choice question paper
Course review and appraisal
Who will benefit from this course
This course is aimed at personnel who are or will be responsible for the loading and unloading of MEWPs on a range of transportation
Additional Web notesFor dates for this course, please call 01752 485303
Course fees £195.00 + £30.00 IPAF card and reg fee
Email - Please NoteEquipment: You will be required to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) during the practical aspects of the course, this will include hard hat, safety footwear and a high visibility vest/jacket.