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Banksman and Slinger Course

OPITO Accredited Training Center 

OPITO Banksman & Slinger Training (Stage 1 & 2) Course Details

OPITO Banksman & Slinger course will train delegates in the principles of banking a crane using hand and radio signals, in the correct slinging of different types of loads, and in the safety precautions to be taken whilst working with cranes. The course is a mix of theoretical and practical sessions, during which delegates will be required to demonstrate their level of knowledge and understanding of the training programme content



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Course Objective

At the end of this Banksman and Slinger training, participants shall have knowledge of:

  • Provide personnel, who have little or no experience of the Banksman & Slinger role, with the basic knowledge of activities associated with the combined roles, and the safety and regulatory requirements of those activities.
     
  • Allow the delegate to demonstrate basic Banksman & Slinger practical skills following instruction and demonstration by the training staff.
     
  • Prepare the delegates for the next stage of the progression path to becoming a competent banksman & slinger i.e. Stage 2: supervised workplace experience.
     
Banksman and Slinger Training Course Outline

    Unit 1 - Introduction to Lifting Operations
     

  • Regulations and safety issues
     
  • Principles for Selection of Lifting Equipment
     
  • Introduction to Lifting Roles & Equipment
     
  • How to prepare for the Lift
     
  • How to carry out the Lift
     
  • Restoring the Work Area
     
  • Unit 2 - The Banksman’s Role
     

  • Banksman duties
     
  • Communications and visibility
     
  • Unit 3 - Slinging Operations
     

  • Principles of slinging
     
  • Unit 4 - Practical Exercises
     

  • The role of the Banksman & Slingers in a planned lift
     

AWARD

An OPITO approved certificate will be issued upon successful course completion.

Target Audience

For personnel wishing to become competent in the Banksman & Slinger role in the oil and gas industry, all personnel who are involved in banking and slinging for cranes offshore and for those who supervise such work.



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