Pendant Remote Crane Operator 1 day

Course Overview

Duration: 1 Day
Max Number of Delegates: 6
Length of Certification: 3 Years
Accreditation: Certificated

Who Should Attend?

The course is designed for personnel who will be lifting loads using a Pendant or Remote Controlled Crane.


To teach the operators to safely sling loads and to use the Pendant / Remote Controlled Crane.

Training Methods

Classroom based and practical exercises and group participation.


Additional information

The objective of the course is to enable delegates to understand:

  • Their statutory duties under the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • The correct procedure for using the Pendant / Remote Controller
  • Safe methods of basic slinging
  • The importance of weight and centre of gravity in relation to the safe working load of the lift tackle



  • Statutory Requirements:

The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974:
Section 2, General duties of employers
Section 7 & 8, General duties of employees
Powers of the Inspectorate
LOLER & PUWER regulations

  • Introduction to Slinging:
    Types of slinging available
    Correct use of slings
  • Methods of Slinging:
    Choice of equipment to suit SWL
    Angles of lifts
    Configuration of slings
    Weight Assessment
    Centre of Gravity
    Load Packing
  • Pendant/Remote Crane:
    Identification of Controller
    Mode of Operation
    Safety Awareness in Area of Operations
    Practical Crane Operation/Slinging
    Practical Assessment & Theoretical

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