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Lifting Supervisor



2 days
Certificate Validity


2 years
  • Have a decent knowledge in rigging and lifting operations.
  • Have strong administrative and supervisory skills to schedule, monitor and control the “lifting equipment” and lifting operation
Target group


  • Supervisor / Foremen.
  • Rigger Foreman.
  • Lifting Supervisor.
  • Know the duties and responsibilities of a competent person
  • Gain understanding of the legal provisions concerning lifting operation.
  • Deliver effective tool box talk
  • Effectively carry out his duty as a competent lifting supervisor with various types of cranes
  • Implementing lifting plan based on the method statement
  • Lifting supervisor duties and responsibilities
  • Definition of competent person
  • Terms and definitions of various lifting/rigging terminology
  • Introduction to various types of slings (webbing slings, wire rope slings and chain slings)
  • Pre-use inspection of various types of slings
  • Rejection criteria of lifting accessories
  • Types of lifting hitches
  • Sling angles
  • Determining the slings capacity
  • Types of shackles, eye bolts and hooks, chain block , turn buckles and their inspection
  • Proper lifting techniques
  • Common lifting hazards
  • Communication and hand signals during Lifting
  • Types of cranes and safe operation of various cranes
  • Supervisory techniques and supervisor role related to the lifting operation crew
  • Hazards associated with cranes operation
  • Lifting & handling general principles
  • Practical session
  • Assessment
Exam To pass the exam must be 75 % successful