Appointed Person Training (Standard BS7121)

We are delighted to offer Appointed Person training at our Hong Kong Training Center.

The Hong Kong Code of Practice for Safe Use of Mobile Cranes specifies that a competent person can plan any combined lift with mobile cranes.

The Appointed Person Training, which is aligned to British Standards, gives participants the knowledge and a certificate of competency to plan and supervise lifting operations.

Training Contents

  1. The load, its characteristics and method of lifting
  2. Calculation of the total load
  3. Selection of a suitable crane(s), understanding crane duty charts
  4. Selection of suitable lifting equipment, types, understanding of charts, calculation using mode factors
  5. Positioning of the crane, taking into account outrigger centre point loadings, ground bearing pressures, mat sizes, proximity hazards
  6. Environmental conditions
  7. Producing drawings to aid in planning
  8. Risk assessment
  9. Method statement

Location: Alatas Hong Kong Training Center
Duration : 3 Days (classroom-based)
No. of participants: max. 10
Language: English
Prerequisites: Experience in working with cranes, technical background

There will be an examination and certificate will be issued upon successful completion.

For more information on how to book a place on the course, please email [email protected] or call +852 2153 2153


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