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Care And Handling Of Cargo Lifting Equipment Unit Standard 20053

Course Aim
This course is based on industry best practice and designed for people with experience in the rigging, slinging loads in a stevedoring / vessel crane operation environments.

Combining theory and practical assessments participants will demonstrate the following skills.
 Course Overview

Theory and practical assessments covering the following: 

  • Inspect and evaluate lifting gear
  • Identify hazards
  • Explain lifting gear ranges and charts


  • No Prerequisites

NZQA Unit Standard
Demonstrate knowledge of the care and handling of cargo lifting equipment and safe slinging of loads - Level 2, Credits 3

Attendance Numbers: Minimum 1 - maximum 7 

Course Duration: Full day course

Course Location: TBC

Course Costs: $1,700.00+gst per day

Transit Days: $1,200.00+gst + .95c+gst per km 

All other associated costs to be priced at the time including but not limited to flights, accommodation & meal allowances. 

(Minimum number charges will be applied if minimum numbers are not met)

For more information, please refer to the trainee handbook or the student information section of our website.