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Course Dates for the NPORS - Slinger Signaller - N402 qualification.

NPORS - Slinger Signaller - N402 Training Course Dates

Yes, this course is Accredited and Certified by

"National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS)".

This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
In most cases the awarding body (NPORS) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.

Category: Plant-Operations

Level: Beginner

The NPORS N402 course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in Slinging and Signalling Loads in order to to enable the candidate to pass the NPORS Theory and Practical Tests.

The NPORS Slinger Signaller  Course is designed to offer candidates the fundamental knowledge and practical skills to work as a  Slinger Signaller  to  NPORS  standards  (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme)

  • Gaining a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and responsibilities as a Slinger / Signaller
  • Being able to conform to manufacturers requirements as per technical data, conform to relevant regulations and legislation.
  • Being able to locate, identify and explain different types of lifting equipment and lifting accessories. Explaining their basic construction, uses, applications and their functions
  • Being able to interpret and extract information on all relevant documentation
  • Undertaking all pre-use checks on non-specialist lifting accessories and identifying non-serviceable items
  • Explaining procedures for placing non-serviceable items out-of-service
  • Identifying and explaining centres of gravity and calculating estimated weights of loads
  • Setting up exclusion zone explaining actions required for emergency actions, identifying any overhead hazards
  • Identifying and maintaining PPE appropriate for Slinger / Signaller use
  • Securing various types of loads to a hook using the relevant lifting accessories and procedures ensuring load balance, security and integrity
  • Directing and guiding the movement of loads to different types of location using different methods of communication
  • Environmental considerations
  • Carrying out all out-of service and securing procedures

To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory and Practical Test.

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