Safe Use of Capstan Winches

This Sky 5 one-day training course is for persons wishing to undertake Heavy lifting operations with a Capstan winch.
Certificate of Completion in: Safe use of Capstan Winches
1 day (8 hours)

$350.00 Ex. GST

The course is designed to equip the delegate with all the required skills and knowledge to safely undertake lifting operations in accordance This course, combined with practical experience, will help prevent accidents and create better operators.

Target groups

Rope access technicians or riggers on towers for the electrical or telecommunication industry.


Intermediate rigger

Objectives and Content

Delegates will gain the knowledge to explain and demonstrate:

  • Types of Hoists
  • Hoist rating and Inspections
  • Rope types and inspection
  • Block size and capacity
  • Anchorages
  • Set up
  • Operation
  • Rigging selection and limits
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