Lorry Mounted Crane Loader

The Lorry Mounted Crane / Loader HIAB course will train the course candidate to carry out inspections of the lorry, set up the lorry and use slinging equipment and attachments to work requirements.

The course also provides the trainee with knowledge of hydraulic and crane operations as well as limitations due to stability of the vehicle.


The basic course syllabus includes…

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS
Area hazards, stability and safe working loads and rated capacity
Pre-start check – PTO systems
Overload indicators – Stowing of Stabiliser legs
Setting up – Positioning – Ground stability – PPE
Slinging & lifting equipment
Attachment inspections
Safe use of controls & lifting techniques
Work practices – Loading lorry safely
Practical Crane usage – Loads & observation
Pre-use check test
Practical Test
Theory Test
Course closing summaryv


As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

Refresher Course: 1 day
Novice Operative Course: 2 days

Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of…

3 x Trainees
1 x Instructor
1 x Lorry Mounted Crane / Loader HIAB

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