LOADS SECURING ON HEAVY VEHICLES
The course duration is 1 day.
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This training is intended to support and guide those with responsibility for cargo loading/unloading and securing in the road transport industry, including transport operators, drivers, loader/unloader operators, customers and suppliers. Unsecured or inadequately secured loads pose a safety risk and could cause injury and even death. This training will provide the proper procedures and instructions on how to secure loads, equipment and tools on heavy vehicles safely. In addition, the course will ensure educating participants on the proper methods to inspect the securing tools, and lifting equipment. Objective Why loads shift? Selecting the proper vehicle to carry the load Weight distribution Driver Responsibility Securing System Vehicle structure Securing devices Blocking and Bracing Equipment Miscellaneous loads Rig Moves Loading / oﬄoading Hazardous chemicals Safe Transportation of materials, chemicals and equipment Heavy Equipment Small Vehicles