General Occupational Safety and Health Courses
(LALG)Safe Use of Lifting Appliances and Lifting Gear

Lifting appliances and lifting gear are commonly used for transporting materials such as tower cranes used in construction sites and gantries used in factories. The hoisted loads do possess weights. Hence, improper practices to carrying out lifting operations can result in serious accident e.g. capsizing of crane , yielding of lifting gear or falling of lifted loads. This course aims to introduce to the participants the hazards involving in lifting operations and their respective control measures in order to avoid the occurrence of accident.

1.Related occupational safety and health legislations
2.Major hazards of lifting operations
3.The proper selection of lifting appliances and lifting gear
4.Safe lifting operations
5.Examinations and Inspections on lifting appliances and lifting gear
6.Case Studies
7. Practical session on lifting operations
Duration (Hour): 7 hours
Instructor: Professional or OSHC’s Consultant
Language: Cantonese supplemented with Chinese notes
Prerequisites: Ability to read and write in Chinese
Remark: ◎Award of Certificate: 100% attendance and pass practical assessment and the end-of-course examination.
◎Students who do not have sufficient attendance are not allowed to attend the examination
◎Students who are absent from the class, late or leave earlier for more than 30 minutes in a class will be regarded as absent for that session.
Reserve online (If online enrollment quota is full or you would like to arrange in-house training course,
please contact 2311 3322/3106 2000.)
Course Code Original Fee
GCG Member Fee/
OSH Ambassador Fee
Venue Start Date
Class Date Time Apply individual
LALG/24/D 420 380 210 Tsing Yi 15/03/2024 15/03/2024
(Exam Date:15/03/2024)
09:15-12:45 &14:00-17:30
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