Winch Instructor Training Course
Enabling you to deliver effective training to members of your team who need to operate a winch in their working role.
What is the winch instructor training course?
This five-day winch instructor course provides you with the knowledge, skills and experience required to deliver effective training to members of your team who need to operate a winch in their working role.
Why take the winch instructor training course?
Our winch instructor training course will provide you with quality, cost effective, consistent in house training within your organisation. Our training is designed to exceed the legal requirements of the relevant health and safety legislation, giving you peace of mind and ensuring business compliance.
Who is the winch instructor training course suitable for?
The course is ideal for anyone that uses a winch in their working role.
Why train with RoSPA?
Use of real-life situations and experiences
Courses are delivered by our highly skilled, experienced and RoSPA approved instructors
Training tailored to the specific needs of the organisation
Can be delivered at any site around the UK
What does the winch operator training course cover?
- Introduction and briefing to include types of winches and associated equipment, health and safety legislation, load calculations, introduction to safety zones
- Introduction to winch operation and safety checks of winches and equipment
- Basic winch techniques to include emergency procedures and safety zones
- Introduction to single line pull
- Introduction to double line pull and angled pull
- Varied winch scenarios completed to include self-recovery and moving an object.
- Develop full understanding of winch calculations and limits on equipment
- Develop skills to provide a professional and conclusive demonstration
- Classroom presentation techniques
- Instructional techniques over a variety of winch scenarios.
- Winch operation fault analysis
- Winch operation fault remedy.
- Develop lesson plan, presentation and risk assessment.
- Assessment day – delivery of presentation and a selection of tasks through roleplay, debrief and discussion.
How is the winch operator training course delivered?
The course is delivered at clients' premises or at a mutually convenient location. All courses are delivered by our highly skilled, experienced and RoSPA approved instructors.
Get in contact to find out more about this course and book it today.