Our appointed persons courses are aimed at anyone who is required to plan safe systems of work, using lifting equipment, regardless of your level of experience using one or more types of lifting equipment. A working knowledge and experience of lifting operations is strongly recommended, but not essential. Candidates must be fluent in English, be able to carry out basic mathematical calculations using a calculator and also undertake scale drawings.
Please contact us if you have any queries regarding your suitability.
3-5 Days (depending on experience and candidate numbers)
Successful candidates will be issued with either a NPORS or a Southern Training 'Trained Operator' Card.
For successful completion of the course, candidates will be required to:
The last day of the course will involve undertaking the Technical Tests. These include a Theory Test, Planning a lifting operation, Writing a risk assessment and Writing a method statement.