Safe Vehicle and Plant Loading and Unloading
Loading and unloading safely, half day.
This course is designed to provide delegates with an understanding of loading and unloading machinery and plant onto vehicles before transportation. It provides training as referred to in the laws relating to health and safety and work equipment enabling employers and employees to fulfil their legal obligations.
Main areas covered
- Legal responsibilities
- Types and suitable vehicles
- Trailers and towing
- Inspection of vehicles/ trailers
- Weight limits
- Risk assessments
- Position of loads and axle loadings
- Load height
- Types of securing equipment.
By the end of the course the delegates will be able to load, unload and secure their loads safely.