Banksman and slinger training G11
3 days. Including module 1.1 - 2.3 



Price: 6200 NOK.

Including course material, diploma and lunch.

Course Overview:

The course provides information on the safe and correct use of lifting equipment and accessories and best practice to promote a safer environment for persons involved. The course is to Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority and NORSOK R-003N approved standards.

Module: 0-1.1 Lifting Equipment (Module: 1.1 & 2.3)  3 days course.

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Course Structure:

The course is a mix of theory and practical with a bias towards practical exercises. Delegates are evaluated by means of an examination.

Target group: 

Personnel wishing to be involved with the slinging of loads and signalling of cranes. It is also beneficial to offshore line management and other personnel with a responsibility for safe crane lifting operations.

Course Content:

The syllabus designed to ensure that on completion of training the delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the meaning of laws and regulations
  • Banksman and Slinger Training
  • Safe use of lifting equipment
  • Correct hand signs and radio signals to the crane operator
  • Understand responsibilities of a banksman/slinger
  • Use of lifting table for chain slings, wire rope slings and fibre slings with statement of lifting capacity for different working angles, number of legs and dimentions.
  • Loadfactors for symmetric- and asymmetric lifting
  • Understand safe and correct methods of slinging loads, correct use and care of equipment (includes pre-use examination of equipment and identification of defects) 

Diploma / Certificate of competence:

Completed and passed course: Course Certificate will be issued.

According to NORSOK STANDARD  R-003N / R-005N

BIKS AS is a certified training center ATS 202. Certified by the ASAS Certification AS Norway - Aproved by Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority.

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