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Slinger / Signaler

The ALLMI Slinger/Signaller course content is very comprehensive and so cardholders are able use their skills when performing Slinger / Signaller duties with any type of lifting equipment, not just lorry loaders. The Slinger / Signaller course consists of 13 modules. The course duration is one day for experienced candidates and a minimum of two days for novice candidates.  A maximum of four candidates can attend a course.  Both courses culminate in a written and practical examination.

The course covers
* Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a Slinger/Signaller
* Name and explain the purpose of differing types of lifting equipment and lifting accessories, basic construction, uses and applications, characteristics and terminology
* Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per technical data, other types of information * source and relevant regulations and legislation
* Interpret and extract information on all relevant documentation
* Undertake all pre-use checks on non-specialist lifting accessories and identify non-serviceable items
* Explain procedures for placing non-serviceable items out-of-service
* Identify Centres of gravity and estimate weights of loads
* Prepare and ready the area of operation
* Choose the relevant lifting accessory for a given load
* Explain action required for hazards, underground and overhead services
* Secure various types of load to a lifting hook using the relevant lifting accessory and procedures
* Ensure load balance, security and integrity
* Direct and guide the movement of loads to different types of location
* Accurately place loads
* Arrange, use and comply with communication procedures
* Maintain safe working situations
*Carry out-of-service and securing procedures
Course Summery

Experienced Operator*

  • 1 Day – Max 4 delegates

Novice Course

  • 2 Days – Max 4 delegates


  • 1 Day – Max 4 delegates

* Subject to previous experience form filled in.   (Download pdf here)

Additional CSCS Accreditation

Additional 7hr CPC


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