LEEA Accredited - Appointed Person Lifting Operations

Course Description

The LEEA Accredited Appointed Person training is for personnel who are required to undertake the duties of an appointed person for lifting operations and lifts, conduct risk assessments and develop method statements for a range of basic, intermediate and complex lifts.

Why choose this course?

Choosing our LEEA Accredited - Appointed Person Lifting Operations course opens the door to a wealth of benefits. Here's why you should consider this training course.

Industry Recognized Certification: Completing this course bestows you with a LEEA Accredited - Appointed Person Lifting Operations certificate, which holds international recognition. This provides you with the credibility to showcase your competence to employers globally.

In-depth and Practical Training: Our Appointed Person Lifting Operations course is meticulously crafted to balance theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, preparing participants for real-world scenarios. You'll acquire practical skills in lifting operations, which you can promptly apply in your professional life.

Expert Trainers: Our trainers are seasoned industry professionals with years of relevant experience. They're not just teaching the course – they've lived it, ensuring you're gaining insights from those deeply versed in the nuances of the field.

Safety-Focused: Safety is a prime concern in this industry, and our course prioritizes safe working practices. We'll empower you with the requisite knowledge to minimize the risk of accidents and foster a safer working environment.

LEEA Standards: As a LEEA-accredited course, this training aligns with the highest industry standards. This assures that you're learning current practices that are significant, valued, and sought after by employers in the industry.

Career Advancement: This accreditation can propel your career forward, opening up opportunities for roles that necessitate this specialized skill set. Distinguish yourself in the job market with a LEEA Accredited - Appointed Person Lifting Operations certificate.

Enroll today, and set yourself apart in the industry with the advanced knowledge and skills acquired from our course.

Who is the course for?

The LEEA Accredited Appointed Person training is for personnel who are required to undertake the duties of an appointed person for lifting operations and lifts, conduct risk assessments and develop method statements for a range of basic, intermediate and complex lifts.

What certificate will i receive?

Upon successful completion of the course, delegates will be awarded with a LEEA Accredited Certificate, valid for 3 years.


What can the course lead to?

LEEA accredited training can lead to a number of onshore construction sector rigging roles, internationally.

Learners, after serving some time, may choose to progress to complete Critical Lift Planning training to progress their careers.

What is the duration of the course?

The optimum ‘contact time’ for this training programme is seen as 40 hours over 5 consecutive days.

Optimum contact time is based on the maximum number of learners attending.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no pre-requisites for this training course. However, it is strongly recommended that learners have experience of lifting operations at supervisory level, and a good understanding of mathematics.

Training contains physically demanding and potentially stressful elements. All personnel who participate in such training must be medically fit and capable of participating fully. Learners must either:

1. Complete a GSS medical screening form prior to attendance.

What does the course cover?

The aim and objectives of the training is to provide learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to enable them to undertake the duties of an appointed person for lifting operations and plan lifts.

Course Summary

Theory Topics

To successfully pass the course, learners will be required achieve the following:

1. Demonstrate a knowledge of the legislation, regulations and standards governing the use of lifting equipment; and

2. Demonstrate a knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of personnel involved in the lifting operation; and

3. Demonstrate a knowledge of the requirements of different types of lifts; and

4. Demonstrate a knowledge of the requirements for lifting persons, lifting from height, safe access & egress; and

5. Demonstrate a knowledge of different types of cranes; and

6. Demonstrate a knowledge of lifting accessories; and

7. Demonstrate a knowledge of crane communications, such as hand signals and radios; and

8. Demonstrate a knowledge of lift planning.

Practical Topics

9. Demonstrate in teams the ability of putting theoretical knowledge into practice by conducting a live lifting operation.

How is the course assessed?

Learners will be given a written examination which will allow them to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding. The written assessment is closed book, and learners must be able to demonstrate understanding of all key learning points.

Learners practical performance will be evaluated by direct observation during a safe lifting operations.

Course info

  • Certificate
  • LEEA Certificate - Valid for 5 years

  • Duration
  • 5.0 days

  • Who is it for
  • For personnel who are required to undertake the duties of an appointed person for lifting operations

Next course starts

27 May

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