In House Trainer

Course Duration     :           This is a 3 day course for 1 or 2 operators.

Requirements          :           The candidate(s) must have an up to date operators’ certificate from an Accredited Training Company (i.e. not an In House certificate) which shows they have passed a test within the last 6 months

Assessments           :          

The candidates will be assessed on the following elements throughout the course:

  1. Instructional Techniques
  2. Operators Ability
  3. Classroom Lesson
  4. Practical Demonstration
  5. Practical Lesson
  6. Report Writing

Element 1 is a 20 Multi choice question paper and 5 open questions.  A 100% pass mark is required on all theory tests.

Element 2 requires the candidate to pass an operator’s practical test to In House Trainer Standards.

Element 3 requires the candidate to demonstrate their ability to conduct a classroom lesson on a theoretical subject related to Gantry Cranes, Slinging and Banksman, i.e. Correct Method of Slinging, Pre-use checks, estimation of weights etc..  This is to assess their basic instructional techniques i.e. the use of visual aids, question and answer techniques, use of PowerPoint,  writing of lesson plans, aims and objectives and classroom techniques. At the end of each lesson a critique will be given and any constructive points discussed and recorded on the course documentation.

Element 4 requires the candidate to carry out a demonstration on a lesson of the tutor’s choice related to Gantry Cranes, Slinging and Banksman, i.e. Correct Method of Slinging, Pre-use checks, estimation of weights etc. This is to assess them demonstrating without any errors, explaining the demo, student participation, confirmation techniques and basic instructional techniques. At the end of each lesson a critique will be given and any constructive points discussed and recorded on the course documentation.

Element 5 requires the candidate to carry out a practical lesson on a subject related to Gantry Cranes, Slinging and Banksman. This is to assess their ability on student participation, confirmation techniques, and basic instructional techniques. At the end of each lesson a critique will be given and any constructive points discussed and recorded on the course documentation.

Element 6 requires the candidate to write a report.

Certification  Each successful candidate is issued with a certificate of training achievement and an ID card and these last for 5 years when a re-registration course is required.

General  We can provide training aid materials to assist the In House Trainer(s) in carrying out future training courses – i.e. Presentation and relevant paperwork.  If of interest, please ask for more information and costs.