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HIAB / Lorry Mounted Crane – Novice

HIAB / Lorry Mounted Crane – Novice

This course is designed for people who have never used an HIAB. On successful completion candidates will be qualified to operate 'Hook and Sling' type Lorry Crane vehicles.

  • Course Duration

    4 days for 3 people/ 3 days for 2 people

  • Course Dates

    See below or contact Office (01449 722400)

  • Examination Date

    On last day of training

  • Venue

    Stowmarket Training Centre

Course Content


  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998
  • Planning your job
  • Stability of Lorry Loader
  • Hazards on Construction sites – Electricity and Lorry Loaders
  • The do`s and don`ts of Lorry Loader operation


  • An introduction to the machine and controls
  • Pre-Use checks and Maintenance
  • Positioning the Lorry Loader
  • Lifting and Transporting a load nearby
  • Lifting and transporting a load from a distance
  • Basic Hand Signals
  • Basic Slinging (hook attachment)
  • Both below elements if required would be carried out at the customer premise;
  • Stacking Loads (brick clamp attachement)
  • Bucket Work and Tipping (bucket grab attachment)


£450.00+ VAT per candidate subject to minimum candidate requirements

NORS upload certification if required £14.95 + VAT