LOLER Training Course
This LOLER training course will identify which lifting equipment is covered by the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 and what measures can be put in place to maintain safety wherever lifting equipment is used in the workplace. The course highlights the duties and responsibilities that need to be fulfilled to help recognise the risks to keep accidents to a minimum.
Employers and employees each have their duties to carry out to ensure potential hazards associated with lifting operations and lifting equipment pose no significant risks to peoples health and safety.
This course will help workers whos job role involves lifting equipment by alerting them of what to be aware of by becoming familiar with LOLER requirements; the importance of planning, how to assess risks and selecting suitable lifting equipment.
- Work towards compliance with UK Health and Safety legislation
- Train online at your own pace with a full audio voiceover
- RoSPA Approved & Accredited by CPD
- Certificate on successful completion
- Course duration: 35 minutes
- Unlimited resits at no cost
Who is this Online LOLER Training for?
If your job role involves operating or the maintenance of lifting equipment, being familiar with LOLER, the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations is a much-needed course to have completed. Know the types of equipment covered to understand how to minimise the risk of an accident or incidents at the workplace when lifting operations are required.
The online training provides a good level of awareness for both employers and employers as to what LOLER requires of them. The information gained will help those working around lifting equipment operate without getting in harms way.
LOLER Training Certification
Our entire library of training courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as adhering to the universally recognised Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This training course and it's content has also been approved by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.
Upon passing the online assessment you will have the options to both print and download your LOLER Training Certificate in PDF format. In addition to this an automated email will also be sent to your chosen email address containing a link to your certificate ensuring you always have access to a copy.
Furthermore, a QR code is displayed on each certificate which when scanned by a smartphone links to our certification database. This allows employers, auditors and local authority inspectors, for example, to establish a certificates validity instantly and at any time.
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This course aims to help the learner become familiar with the LOLER Regulations to enhance their position of operating or the upkeep of lifting equipment at the workplace. This training course can be taken online by learners if they have job role that requires the use of patient hoist, overhead cranes, motor vehicle lifts and goods and passengers to name just a few.
On completion of the course, you should be able to:
- Identify the key requirements of the LOLER regulations
- State what equipment is covered
- Identify key duties and responsibilities
- Recognise the key risks associated with using lifting equipment
- Identify ways of reducing the risks when using lifting equipment
- Take appropriate action to maintain safety
Training Course Content
This course is made up of the following modules:
An Introduction to LOLER
This section introduces the LOLER regulations, lists examples of which equipment is covered,
and lists the key duties placed on employers and employees.
Module 1 - Standards and Hazards
This section of the course provides guidance for the standards of equipment, recognising risks,
taking appropriate measures and reducing the risks.
Module 2 - Planning and Positioning.
This section covers the various aspects of LOLER associated with planning lifting equipment
operations, including levels of planning, plan requirements and positioning lifting equipment.
Module 3 - Examinations and Reporting.
In this final section, you’ll cover the requirements of examination reports and what is required should a defect be discovered during an examination.
On completion of the course lessons and training material an online assessment will automatically unlock. The assessment will contain 15 multiple-choice questions and a mark of 75% or above will be required to pass.
The assessment will be marked instantly and so you will know straight away if you have passed or not. If you don't pass first time there's no need to worry. Unlimited resits at absolutely no additional charge are available so you can retake the assessment again as many times as you need to.
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