LOLER Competent Person (Competence Assessment)

Course Length:

18 hours

Cost

R25200,00

This Product is for personnel who have been recommended to take on the LCP role by their sponsoring company and are required to be reassessed against this product.

Please contact us for available dates

Course Content

This Product is for personnel who have been recommended to take on the LCP role by their sponsoring company and are required to be assessed against the competence assessment criteria in this standard.

Fitness:

A good standard of general fitness is required – learners will complete a medical fitness questionnaire at the centre at the commencement of the courses.

Certificate:

LOLER Competent Person (Competence Assessment)

Validity:

2 Years

Prerequisites:

It is the responsibility of the employer to ensure that learners are ready to be assessed. Learners for competence assessment require:

  1. Suitable and relevant experience in both crane operations and hoisting and lifting operations involving the use of portable lifting equipment
  2. A formal letter from the current employer on company letterhead recommending the candidate for LCP assessment confirming his/her relevant lifting operations knowledge and experience (refer to 3  below) and supervisory capability. This letter shall be sent directly from the employer to the Assessment Centre prior to the assessment taking place
  3.  Knowledge and experience of:
  • LOLER, PUWER and HASAWA regulations
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Assessment of personnel
  • Management of personnel
  • The inspection of lifting equipment and the concept of discard criteria
  • Safe use of lifting equipment
  • The management of rigging lofts
  • The planning of lifting operations
  • Risk assessment

NOTE to EMPLOYERS: There may be occasions when it is deemed appropriate for learners to undertake a revision course prior to assessment to refresh their knowledge of the regulations.

Course Objectives

This Product is to establish that the learner has the required underpinning knowledge, understanding and practical skills to undertake the role as a LOLER Competent Person/ LOLER Focal Point at the workplace.

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