Course for slinger and signaller

Technical information

Course name : Course for slinger and signaller
Course manual : No
Type : E-learning
Duration : 4,5 hours
Language: English
Provider: LSI

System requirements

This course can be run on a computer, tablet and smart phone. For handheld devices we recommend a stable Wi-fi connection. Flash is not required for this course.

Recommended minimum connection speed is 1.5 Mbps. If you experience problems while running the course, we recommend using the Google Chrome browser.

For questions regarding this course, please contact LSI


The course will give you basic theoretical knowledge about correct selection, control, use and maintenance of different types of lifting gears.

Target group

Personnel using lifting gear, and who are to communicate with the crane operator using hand and arm signals, or by radio.

Subjects covered in the course

  • Lifting appliances, use and function
  • Slinging, center of gravity
  • Lifting tables
  • Fibre slings
  • Lifting gears of chain
  • Wire rope slings
  • Shackles
  • Eye bolt and eye nuts
  • Signals and signs
  • Safety regulations for lifting operations
  • Exercises
  • Final exam

Related courses