Course Objectives:

The Crane Slinger and Signaller Course (often referred to as Rigger Banksman), will give you the skills needed to be safe and efficient in the Slinger/Signaller Role.

Course Content: 

  • HSE legislation & key requirements for marshalling of plant etc
  • Safely attaching a load to a crane
  • Weight assessment
  • Lifting and moving loads
  • Awareness of site operations, pedestrians, hazards and weather conditions
  • Completion of pre-use inspection
  • Identifying correct equipment for operation
  • Recognise defects and hazards that affect crane motions
  • Demonstrate an understanding of lift plans
  • Correct slinging techniques

The Crane Slinger Signaller course is carried out on customers' premises. Equipment used needs to have an in-date thorough examination (LOLER) Certificate.

Training Method:

Classroom theory and written examination followed by practical assessment.
Duration is subject to delegates experience. Maximum of four delegates. Please contact for further information.


On successful completion of the course delegates will receive a Safetymen Competence Certificate valid for 3 years. 

What our students have to say

Great course. Graham, the instructor was very informative and the course had all then relevant content and information.

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Thom Edward

August 2019

Very good company to get specialised training. Good instructor, good classroom and study paperwork’s.

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Rafael De Nadai

August 2019

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